Health Psychology

Chris Dunkel Schetter Chris Dunkel Schetter

Racial disparities in reproductive health

How does exposure to racism predict reproductive health in African-American and Latina women? Can cultural resilience factors such as familism protect against preterm birth and other negative outcomes?

Janet Tomiyama Janet Tomiyama

Health disparities in eating, obesity, and aging

What are the psychosocial determinants of racial and socioeconomic disparities in health? What are the physical health consequences of experiencing weight stigma?