Topic: Social inequalities
Ana Diez-Roux, Ph.D. M.P.H.
Professor and Chair in Epidemiology
Phone: (734) 615-9204
- Research focuses on social determinants of health, neighborhood health effects, cardiovascular disease epidemiology, and health in Latin America. MORE
Richard L. Lichtenstein, PhD
Associate Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 936-1316
- Co-PI in the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research, a CDC-funded project conducting community-based participatory research in Detroit. Also works to enroll uninsured low-income children in Medicaid or in the state's new MIChild Program, and works with the CHASS Health Center in Southwest Detroit to provide advocacy services to Hispanic patients enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care Plans. MORE
Harold W. Neighbors, Ph.D.
Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-6665
- Research interests and areas of publication include psychiatric epidemiology with an emphasis on ethnic and cultural influences on the assessment (diagnosis and case-finding) of mental disorder, and the utilization of informal and professional services by African Americans. MORE
Marc A. Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-0224
- Expert on adolescent health and resiliency, community-level health promotion, and community psychology. MORE
Relevant Issues of Findings Magazine
HIV/AIDS: 30 Years Later
The Unemployment Cycle
Tuberculosis & HIV
Future Findings-- Racism's Toll on Health
Research Highlights-- Evolutionary Forces Explain Why Women Live Longer Than Men
Future Findings-- The Diversity of Diversity
Depression: Public health researchers are finding new ways to diagnose, treat, and ultimtely prevent this disabling disease.
Alumni Network (John-Paul Vader)-- A Pan-European Public Health Culture
Student Snapshot-- Stephanie Ross
Research Update-- Women's Health Suffers Under Welfare Reform
Alumni Network-- Planting the Seeds
Future Findings-- The Stigma of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) (PDF)
Future Findings-- The Health Costs of Economic Growth (PDF)
Alumni Network (Ruth Browne)-- 'Arthur All the Way.' Ten years after his death, tennis star and public health visionary Arthur Ashe continues to energize fans (PDF, page 40)
Alumni Network (Clifton Dummett, DDS)-- An outspoken critic of racial segregation looks back on his long fight for equality (PDF, page 36)
Future Findings: Better Neighborhoods, Better Health (PDF, page 3).
Future Findings-- Mental Health Care Insurance: Are There Better Options? (PDF, page 38).
Future Findings-- Place, Time, and Human Health (PDF, page 42)