Biobehavioral Science Training in Health Disparities as They Relate with Tobacco Use and Mental Health

Sponsor: UC President's Postdoctoral Fellowship

Location(s): United States


The University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to pursue academic careers at the University of California. The current program offers postdoctoral research fellowships, professional development and faculty mentoring to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity at UC.

Thesis Advisors:   David Lee, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami and Neil Schneiderman, Professor of Health Psychology, Medicine and Biomedical Engineering, University of Miami
Research Topic:  Tobacco Toxicity and Tobacco-related Deaths among Vulnerable Populations