Community-based and Global Health Research

Faculty Name:
Akiko Kamimura

Department:
Sociology

Faculty College:
Social and Behavioral Science

Email:
akiko.kamimura@utah.edu


Project Description:

Community-based and global health research projects in the following areas: immigrant and minority health, social determinants of health, health disparities, women’s health, intimate partner violence



Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Earn independent study credit; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis


Student Role:

data collection, data entry, data analysis, manuscript review, literature review, presentations


Student Benefits:

Earn hands-on research skills; Prepare for graduate school applications (e.g. medical school, PhD and master's programs)


Project Duration:

It depends on student interests, purpose, and availability


Minimum Requirements:

interest in health-related issues