University of Colorado Boulder, PhD, Social Psychology, 1998
University of Colorado Boulder, MA, Social Psychology, 1995
Smith College, BA, Psychology, 1990
CBHS 6615: Health Literacy & Public Health
Relationship of Parental Health Literacy with Change over Time in Oral Health Outcomes among American Indian Children: Funded by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), the project involves testing a theoretical framework aimed at clarifying how parental health literacy is associated with oral health outcomes over time among American Indian children.
Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Diabetes Translation Research: Funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), the center provides services and consultation to support translational research focusing on diabetes in Native populations.
Culturally Tailoring a Dietary Support Program for Tribal and Urban American Indians and Alaska Natives: Funded by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), the project involves formative research and development of a culturally tailored version of the ADA’s “What Can I Eat?” diabetes nutrition curriculum.
Supporting American Indian/Alaska Native Mothers and Daughters in Reducing Gestational Diabetes Risk: Funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), the project involves development and testing of a pre-conception counseling intervention to reduce gestational diabetes risk among overweight American Indian and Alaska Native adolescents.