PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1997
MPH, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1986
BS, Shaw University, 1974
To examine behavioral, social and structural factors that are associated with and impact health disparity.
To explore the implications of religion and spirituality for prevention and treatment of health.
To identify and assess approaches that lead to the success and sustainability of community-based interventions.
To utilize partnerships and collaborative research opportunities that strongly focus on the conduct and dissemination of applied prevention research.
Honors and Awards
1996 Minority Student Scholarship, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Minority Student Alumni.
1992-1995 Predoctoral Training Fellowship, National Cancer Institute
1992-1994 Predoctoral Minority Student Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health.