Researcher Vantage Point: Reflections from My Master’s Defense

Emma Strobell defended her Master’s thesis, “Exploring the Experience of Mothers who have Children with Albinism in Tanzania:  A Critical Ethnography” (see abstract below) on March 16, 2020 and offers her reflections here: Dr. Barbara Astle, Emma Strobell, Dr. Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham (left to right), & Dr. Sonya Sharma (center) As I defended my thesis research,… Continue reading Researcher Vantage Point: Reflections from My Master’s Defense

International Albinism Awareness Day, 2020: Made to Shine

Tomorrow, Saturday, June 13, 2020, marks the 5th annual celebration of International Albinism Awareness Day (IAAD). This years' theme is 'Made to Shine', "chosen to highlight the qualities of persons with albinism around the word" (facebook.com/albinismday, February 24, 2020). On December 18, 2014, the United Nations formally declared June 13 IAAD (UN Resolution 69/170), acknowledging… Continue reading International Albinism Awareness Day, 2020: Made to Shine