• Bio:

    Research Interests: Health equity, genomic medicine and precision health, health disparities in under-represented populations rural and urban populations, the intersection of health and social science with practical utility in everyday life, and the Ethical, Legal and Social Issues of genetics and genomics in minority health


    Research Focus: Urban and rural populations, community based and community-engaged research, mentoring of under-represented students and faculty, empowering communities to develop citizen scientists and partnering communities with academic institutions.


    Education Focus: Interactive instruction, foundational and conceptual models of health, medical-surgical, fundamentals, critical care and emergency nursing, public health preparedness.


    Practice Focus: Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in heath and health care of minority populations.

  • Research Areas: Health Disparities, Public Health Policy