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Sherylyn Briller

Contact Information
Email: sbriller@purdue.edu
Office: STON 311 Map
Phone: 765-494-4683
Fax: 765-496-7411
Homepage: Homepage
Professor of Anthropology

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PhD Case Western Reserve University Anthropology 2000

Research Interests

Anthropology of Aging, Cross-cultural Gerontology, Applied Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Life Course Studies, Disability, End-of-Life Issues

Teaching Interests

Applied and Practicing Anthropology, Culture, Health and Illness Over the Life Course, Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Community Engagement & Service Learning


2021 - National Science Foundation

Selected Publications

Briller, S. And Carrillo, E (2020) Applying Anthropological Insight In An Aging World. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia Of Anthropology. Oxford University Press, 2018. Article Published October 27, 2020. Doi: Https://doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190854584.013.2.

Ayalon. L, Nevedal, A And Briller, S (2019) Capturing Change And Stability In Longitudinal Qualitative Research: Insights From A Study About Aging And Life Transitions In Israeli Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Educational Gerontology..44:12, 735-765. Http://doi.org/10.1080/03601277.2018.1559915

Nevedal, A, Ayalon. L, And Briller, S (2018) A Qualitative Evidence Synthesis Review Of Longitudinal Qualitative Research In Gerontology. The Gerontologist, Gny134, Https://doi.org/10.1093/geront/gny134

Michalopolou, G, Briller, S, Compton-Katzer, K, Muklewicz, K, Secord, E., Crider, B & Wasiluk, J & Schim, S (2017) Treatment Collaboration When The Stakes Are High: Ethnographically Studying Family-Centered Care In An Outpatient Specialty Clinic. Journal Of Patient Experience. Http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/2374373517723322

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