Puyallup Research and Extension Center
Environmental health promotion, socio-cultural aspects of environmental health, environmental justice, social determinants of health, rural health, community-based participatory research, intervention research
Psychosocial predictors of substance use, cardiovascular disease, and kidney disease; psychometric analyses of health scales; reducing health disparities.
Pediatric injury research; health services research; head injuries in children and adolescents; occupational injuries among working adolescents; impacts of work on young people; global health.
Environmental health, health risk messages, behavior change, environmental health literacy, rural health, health promotion, CBPR, grounded theory.
Workplace safety and health with an emphasis on shift work and sleep disturbances; disaster management in civilian and military settings; pregnancy and postpartum sleep and infant feeding choices; women’s health issues over the lifespan