UMD: A Globally Connected University

Judith Freidenberg

Professor Emerita
0110 Woods Hall
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 1420
Expert Credentials: 

I teach courses on immigration, and Latino and Latin American society and culture. I have participated in several international organizations, such as the International Division of Community Medicine (Mt. Sinai School of Medicine) and Paho. I have worked in Argentina, Spain, Japan, Venezuela, Uruguay and Guatemala. Recent publications include "Growing Old in El Barrio", and "Memorias de Villa Clara. I held a Fulbright Award. I teach a Study Abroad course in Argentina.

Area of Expertise: 

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Ph.D. Anthropology City University of New York, 1978,Ph.D. Anthropology City University of New York, 1978,Certificate Social Gerontology University of Maryland, 2005