Papreen holds two posts in two universities,
Research Fellow at the Division of Population health, Health Service Research and Primary Care, Faculty of Biology Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, UK.
Research Fellow at the Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, UK.
Papreen has expertise in conducting health research using qualitative methods.
Thematic expertise: Marginality and Inequalities in Health, Gender, Society and Medicines, Patient’s experience, Migration and Health, Health Service, Co-designed digital health intervention.
Research Topics: Childlessness & Infertility, mHealth, Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), Bangladeshi diaspora in UK, Self-management and chronic conditions, Reproductive Health and Sexuality, Primary Care and Health Service, Natural disasters.
Geographic expertise: South Asia, Bangladesh, India, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, BME population in UK.
Ph.D. in Medical Anthropology from the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Degree awarded in 2007.
M.A. in Medical Anthropology from the Department of Social and Behavioral Science, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Degree awarded in 1999.
M.Sc. in Child Development and Family Relations from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Degree Awarded in 1993.
Memberships of committees and professional bodies
ASA: Association of Social Anthropologists.
AHRG: Anthropology and Health Research Group, Durham University.
MedSoc: Medical Sociology, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University.
ESHRE: Social Study Group of the ESHRE Special Task Force on “Developing Countries and Infertility”.
BSA: North East Medical Sociology Group, British Sociological Association.
SACIWater: South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies.