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Research Areas in Health and Mental Health and Policy


Social Determinants of Health and Illness
Insurance and Financing Mental Health Services and Policy in the Criminal Justice System Methods and Evaluation Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Policy, Law, History and Professions Psychosocial Issues Special Populations State Health Policy

  • Impact of Medical Homes on Health of Children and Access to Care
  • Implementation of Health Reform in the Mental Health Sector
  • Improving Adherence to Treatment Protocols
  • Increasing Suicides among Baby Boom Cohort
  • Inequality and Neighborhood Context of Illness and Disease
  • Intersection of Social and Biological Risk Factors on Illness
  • Masculinity ideals, Socioeconomic Status and Health Outcomes
  • Psychosocial Influences on Older Adults’ Health, Medical Decision-making and End-of-life Care
  • Racial Disparities in Illness Prevalence, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Social and Behavioral Factors Influencing Women’s Health in Southern Africa
  • Social Aspects of the History of Health and Medicine
  • Social Construction of Mental Health, Diagnosis and Illness
  • Social Influences on Health Behaviors, Access and Utilization
  • Social Stressors and Consequent Biological Reactions
  • Stigma’s Impact on Persons with Mental Illnesses
    • Global Health Research and Clinical Ethics Training
    • Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents
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