Fabiola Candela Hernandez
Name: Fabiola Candela Hernandez
Hometown: San Juan Capistrano, CA - home of the swallows!
Research Interests: women's health, traditional-modern dualisms, ethnobotanical knowledge, biomedicine, East Asian studies
Academic Dreams: To obtain a PhD. My concentration will be on research that uses cultural knowledge to reevaluate medical systems, so that in the near future, these findings can be used to better the healths, increase the accessibility of resources, and educate community members.
Mentor: Dr. Nancy Krusko
Project Title: Female Menstruation: Contemporary Narratives