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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Ethnocultural Influences on Women's Experiences of and Responses to Intimate Partner ViolenceResearch about ethnocultural influences on women’s...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: In one line of research I examine how exposure to stigma and prejudice adversely affects physical and mental health, particularly for sexual minority...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Human Development
Ongoing Projects: I am currently working on two main projects.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Upcoming research ideas include:   • Creating tablet applications to improve physical activity levels
Institution:
USC
Department:
Preventive Medicine
Ongoing Projects: His current studies include research on the efficacy of a group-based, culturally congruent intervention to reduce HIV risk among recently...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Human Development
Ongoing Projects:    During the summer (2020), I am a co-Principal Investigator on a study to assess the impact of COVID-19 on CSU students who face basic needs...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Health Science
Ongoing Projects: Areas of research: • Type 2 diabetes self-management • Obesity prevention • Use of electronic health records for research and monitoring • Tobacco...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Students in my laboratory can expect to work on projects that investigate humans' cognitive and physiological functioning when under stressful...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Human Development
Ongoing Projects: The RHAYA (pronounced RAY-uh) lab broadly examines health-risk behaviors from early adolescence to young adulthood.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Sociology
Ongoing Projects: The current research project investigates facets of emotional labor and emotional management strategies for Black women who have experienced shame,...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Anthropology
Ongoing Projects: Phone: (562) 985-1301 Office: FO3-303
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Human Factors is a field that examines how people interact with technology.  Use of technology can promote physical and mental health.  I am working...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Implementation and Evaluation of Smart Fit Girls (SFG):