The Black LIFE Study

The overall aims of this project are to explore the effects of multiple levels of racism on the immune function, and overall health of urban African Americans, and to test a novel structural-level intervention to reduce the negative impact of racism. Read More

Meritocracy & African-American Health

Many people believe that, with the right mix of talent, ability, hard work, and opportunity, anyone can achieve the wealth and success that the American Dream has come to represent. Read More

Neighborhood charm & disorder

Physical disorder is defined as the deterioration of urban landscapes. But what makes for a charming neighborhood? Read More

New book chapter published on racialized marketing & health inequality Russell Sage has released Beyond Discrimination: Racial Inequality in a Postracist Era More

RWJF Young Leader Award Naa Oyo A. Kwate was one of 10 recipients of the first ever Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Young Leader Award. The award recognizes leaders More