Expertise

Research Interests:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Rural health
  • Gerontology
  • Telemedicine

His recent research has focused primarily on the mental health needs of rural people living with HIV/AIDS.

Affiliations

Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Behavior, College of Public Health, University of Georgia

Interim Director, Institute of Gerontology, College of Public Health, University of Georgia

Research Fellow, Rural Center for AIDS/STD Prevention, School of Public Health, Indiana University Bloomington

Senior Associate Dean, Department of Health Promotion and Behavior, College of Public Health, University of Georgia

Interim Department Head, Department of Health Promotion and Behavior, College of Public Health, University of Georgia

Past Affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, Ohio University (past)

Professor, Department of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University (past)

Communities
Public Health
Degrees
PhD, University of Vermont, Experimental Psychology, 1993
MA, University of Hartford, General and Experimental Psychology, 1992
BA, Pennsylvania State University, General Psychology, 1986