Mark Flinn

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Mark V. Flinn is a biomedical anthropologist, specializing in childhood stress, family relationships and health. His research includes a longitudinal 30-year study of child health in a rural community on the Caribbean island of Dominica. This study is the first of its kind to monitor stress hormones in a naturalistic setting.


In 2012, Flinn was elected as a lifetime Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science[1] and the Association for Psychological Science. Between 2013 and 2015, he was president of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society.[2]


  1. ^ "Mark Flinn". Retrieved May 14, 2017.[dead link]
  2. ^ "HBES past presidents".