Elisabeth Hsu's research interests lie within the fields of medical anthropology and ethnobotany; language and text critical studies. They concern Chinese medicine; the transmission of knowledge and practice; pulse diagnosis; body and personhood; touch, pain, feelings, emotions, and sensory experience. 

For the Medical Anthropology MSc and MPhil degree programmes at Oxford, see
For the Anthropology Research Group at Oxford on Eastern Medicines and Religions
For her personal profile, see