Lerner Center Research Affiliates comprise an interdisciplinary group of scholars whose high-impact applied research demonstrates a commitment to improving community and population health.
Associate Professor, David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics; Public Health Coordinator, Addiction Studies Program
Research Specialties: Alcohol, drugs, and addictive behaviors; traumatic stress; mindfulness; violence and health
Professor Emeritus, Public Administration and International Affairs, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
Research Specialties: Health care management, health care finance, home and community based care, and non profit governance.
Professor of Sociology, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs; Gerald B. Kramer Faculty Scholar of Aging Studies
Research Specialties: social demography, social determinants of health, women’s health, spatial patterns and trends in mortality
Associate Dean and Professor of Sociology, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
Research Specialties: social demography; sociology of health and health care; aging and the life course; veterans’ health; HIV/AIDS; sexuality studies
Associate Professor of Sociology, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs; Lerner Chair for Public Health Promotion
Research Specialties: social demography; social determinants of health; rural health; geographic trends in health and mortality; opioids and other diseases and deaths of despair
Assistant Professor of Public Health, Food Studies and Nutrition; David B. Falk College of Human Sport and Dynamics
Research Specialties: biostatistics, quantitative epidemiology, psychiatric epidemiology, health economics, maternal and child health
Professor of Sociology, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs; Director, Aging Studies Institute
Research Specialties: demography of aging; migration and living arrangements; social support; health status