Social & Behavioral Sciences

Social & Behavioral Sciences Research

The research interests of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences are focused on important local and global health issues including:

  • Breast cancer;
  • Coping with stress;
  • Chronic disease health disparities;
  • Family health;
  • Risky sex behaviors; and
  • The complex relationship between place and health and primary prevention of chronic disease.
SBS Department Published Research