My research interests focus on health disparities for disadvantaged populations. I am especially interested in the impacts of uneven environmental exposures faced by socioeconomically disadvantaged groups. I am also interested in studies of environmental policy.

Research: Environmental justice; Health disparities; Human health; Mountaintop mining; Appalachia

Research Area:

  • Environment and Human Health
Past Affiliations
Physical Education, Public Health, Public Health
PhD, Northwestern University, Psychology, 1986
MS, Northwestern Univeristy, 1985
BA, University of Nevada, 1982