Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

Mac Skelton

Executive Director of the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS)

Mac Skelton’s research has focused on how Iraq's ongoing cancer crisis is understood by Iraqi families seeking cancer care abroad. He conducted fieldwork at a Beirut hotel where hundreds of Iraqi cancer patients have lodged over the past few years due to the war-related deterioration of medical care in Iraq. 

Areas of Interest: Medical anthropology