It is well-known that major health disparities exist between race-ethnic groups -and between men and women in some circumstances- due not only to differences in the capacity of groups to… Continue Reading: Kim Truong-Vu searches for the source of disparities in use of HPV vaccine.
CUPC affiliate David Pyrooz, along with Scott Decker (Arizona State) recently published a book with Cambridge University Press entitled “Competing for Control: Gangs and the Social Order of Prisons.” As… Continue Reading: Pyrooz publishes book on how gangs vie for control within prisons
CUPC affiliate jimi adams recently published his sole-authored book “Gathering Social Network Data,” which is part of the indispensable Sage Publications’ Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences Series. As described… Continue Reading: adams publishes book on social network data-gathering
CUPC’s seed grant program has supported a variety of preliminary work including on adult mortality, demography and genetics, immigrant health, and the consequences of access to long acting reversible contraception… Continue Reading: CUPC seed grant program fuels more than $10 million in external funding applications
CUPC affiliates David Pyrooz, Rick Rogers and Ryan Masters received funding to undertake the first known comprehensive investigation into the gang membership-mortality link. The research will yield critical information about… Continue Reading: Research on mortality risk among gang members receives NIH funding
The rural-urban divide is vast, with rural places tending to have poorer public health, lower levels of education, higher unemployment and lower wages and income, as just a few examples. CUPC… Continue Reading: CUPC research on well-being in rural America receives NIH funding