Pilar Egüez-Guevara, Ph.D.


Pilar Egüez-Guevara has a Ph.D. in socio-cultural anthropology at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She conducted the research and participated in the script writing of the documentary. Her work has focused on ethnographic and archival research, as well as social and policy analyses in Cuba, Argentina, Ecuador and Brazil. Her interests on traditional nutrition practices connect with her recent publications on chronic disease, diabetes and healthy aging in Latin America.


August 15, 2013, 1:40 pm - 2:05 pm
Traditional Food as Medicine in the Coast of Ecuador: A Documentary - Capitol Ballroom South