Noemi Tousignant

Noemi Tousignant studied the History of Medicine at McGill University.
Since 2006, she has worked on the history and ethnography of
pharmaceuticals, pharmacists and health research in colonial and
post-independence Senegal.  She is currently preparing a book
manuscript on Senegalese toxicology, describing challenges and
aspirations to creating postcolonial scientific and regulatory
capacity for monitoring poisons. She is particularly interested in
postcolonial scientific temporalities.

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