Research Interests: Papillomaviruses and cervical cancer
Research Interests: Inhalation toxicology by looking at inflammation, advanced materials toxicology, tissue injury, pulmonary disease, and other diseases beyond the lung, including cardiovascular, renal dysfunction, and in utero toxicity.
Research Interests: Vaccine and Climate change communication; Experimentation of messaging and development of prevention interventions; Cultural adaptation and implementation of HPV vaccine interventions; Latent class and transition analysis; MOST trial designs
Research Interests: Environmental Toxicology, Inhalation Toxicology, Oxidative Stress and Cardiopulmonary Diseases
Research Interests: Social networks, ecological and systems models of health, social support, decision making, youth, and drug use
Research Interests: Racial/ethnic health disparities, neighborhoods and health, social determinants, structural racism, immigration, Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders
Research Interests: Bioinformatics; genetic factors in human diseases; gene expression analysis; methylation; non-coding RNA; metagenomics; medical, environmental and marine genomics; pharmacogenomics and computational drug discovery; machine learning and deep learning
Research Interests: Microbial diversity and ecology, environmental pollution, industrial ecology, health and development
Research Interests: Health effects of occupational and environmental exposures as well as injury surveillance, and development of novel methods for epidemiology.
Research Interests: Adolescent well-being, health-promotion programs, and blended formats of psychology and public Health.
Research Interests: Health reform; insurance markets; Affordable Care Act passage and implementation; state health policy; Medicaid; Community Health Centers; public hospitals; Asian, Latino, and immigrant health disparities; alternative payment models
Research Interests: Translational research ethics, public health ethics, translational research ethics, ethics of stem cell research & regenerative medicine, DTC advertising, health-related misinformation, health equity & social justice.
Research Interests: A focus on the impact of prenatal exposure to alcohol on neurobiological propensity for cognitive and mental health problems in males and females, with alterations in neuroendocrine function serving as an underlying mechanism for increased vulnerability. An overarching theme eucidating sex differences in the impact of prenatal teratogen exposure on brain and hormone (stress and gonadal) systems. Improving mental health outcomes among those with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder via targeted neuroendocrine interventions.
Fear, worry, and stress are normal responses to perceived or real threats, and at times when we are faced with uncertainty or the unknown. So, it is no surprise that many of us are experiencing fear through the COVID-19 pandemic.MORE