Tag: health disparities

Nasreen Vohra

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Brody School of Medicine

Areas of expertise: translational research, immune-checkpoint blockade, surgical oncology, cancer, pancreatic cancer, colon cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, melanoma, breast cancer, immunotherapy, cancer outcome disparities, health disparities, skin cancers, cutaneous malignancies, T cells, Tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, immune metabolism, immunosuppression, tumor immunology, clinical trials, collaboration in translational research

Cedric Bright

Associate Dean for Admissions
Professor of Internal Medicine
Interim Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Department of Internal Medicine
Brody School of Medicine

Areas of expertise: health disparities, health equity, COVID impact on communities of color, pre-med advising, Black males in medicine, impact of “race” in medicine, pipeline programs for medical careers, imposter syndrome, internal medicine, mitigating implicit and explicit bias.

Eric J. Bailey

Department of Anthropology
Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

Director, Ethnic and Rural Health Disparities (ERHD) Program
Department of Public Health
Brody School of Medicine

Areas of expertise: cultural and medical anthropology, ethnic and rural health disparities, African American health, race and ethnic relations, professional development anthropology, U.S. public health, global public health

Oyinlola Toyin Babatunde

Associate Professor
Department of Nutrition Science
College of Allied Health Sciences

Areas of expertise: health promotion and disease prevention, geriatric nutrition and healthy aging, global health and community nutrition, community-based nutrition intervention and health promotion programs, health disparities, needs assessment and food insecurity to develop cost-effective intervention strategies