Community-based and Global Health Research

Mentor Name:
Akiko Kamimura

Mentor Position:
Assistant Professor


Social and Behavioral Science


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