Hailey Davis

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PhD Student


Hailey is a first-year PhD student in the History of Science and Medicine department at Yale. She graduated with her A.B. in History from Harvard College in 2018. After completing her degree, Hailey worked at an inpatient psychiatric hospital, where her interest in the history of psychiatric healthcare grew. Most recently, she worked as a 7th-grade ELA teacher in rural Maine. Due to the nature of her professional experiences, Hailey is passionate about reducing inequalities in education and healthcare. She is interested in health politics, STS, social determinants of health, philosophy of history and science, bio politics, history of psychiatry, and religious studies, among many other things.