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

The City as Health Policy will Live Stream May 6, 2016! The City as Health Policy, a conference investigating how city policies affect health, is taking place on May 6, 2016! The conference will be Live Streamed, do More

Kwate awarded Smithsonian Institution Fellowship During the 2016-2017 academic year, the Smithsonian's Senior Research Fellowship will enable archival research for a project investigating fast food's historica More