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Dr. Sunday Azagba
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Division of Public Health, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
Interests: tobacco control policy; tobacco vaping; alcohol; marijuana; opioids; prescription drugs; policy; prevention science; health disparities; health policy; health services
Dr. Cristina S. Barroso
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Department of Public Health, Director of the Undergraduate Public Health Minor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
Interests: childhood obesity; healthy eating; active living; body image
Dr. Francesco Bartoli
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Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano Bicocca, via Cadore 48, 20900 Monza, Italy
Interests: psychiatry; psychiatric epidemiology; clinical psychopharmacology; precision psychiatry
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Dr. Jayasree (Joy) Basu
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Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MA 20851, USA
Interests: health services research focusing on health care access and disparities; multiple chronic conditions; preventable hospital readmissions; primary care; health insurance
Prof. Dr. Tanya Beran
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Department of Community Health Sciences, Medical Education Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive North West, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
Interests: child health; social robotics; interprofessional practice
Dr. Eduardo Bernabé
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Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences, King’s College London, Denmark Hill Campus, Bessemer Road, London SE5 9RS, UK
Interests: measuring the burden of oral diseases on individuals; patients and societies; evaluating the impact of health policy; community-based interventions and dental treatments
Prof. Dr. Andrew Bush
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National Heart and Lung Institute, London SW3 6NP, UK
Interests: paediatric respiratory medicine; paediatric asthma; cystic fibrosis; bronchiectasis; airway inflammation; preschool wheeze
Dr. Jennifer Cantrell
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Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, College of Global Public Health, New York University, 715 Broadway, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
Interests: tobacco control and regulatory policy; advertising and marketing; tobacco-related disparities; substance use and misuse including opioid use; public health policy; population-based evaluation and surveillance; health messaging; smoking cessation interventions; e-cigarettes
Prof. Dr. Laura Carrozzi
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Department of Surgery, Medicine, Molecular biology and Critical Care, University of Pisa, and Cardio-thoracic and Vascular Department, University Hospital of Pisa, via Savi, 10. 56126 Pisa, Italy
Interests: epidemiology of respiratory diseases; smoking and smoking cessation; lung cancer screening; COPD, bronchiectasis; bronchial asthma; interstitial lung diseases; acute and chronic respiratory failure; pulmonary embolism
Dr. John Eric Chaplin
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Institute for Clinical Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Gothenburg Pediatric Growth Research Center (GPGRC), Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
Interests: child and adolescent wellbeing; body image; self-esteem; stigma; subjective quality of life; psychometric measurement; child health; women's health
Prof. Dr. Tzeng-Ji Chen
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Department of Family Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
Interests: health services research; drug utilization studies; bibliometrics; medical informatics; family medicine
Prof. Imti Choonara
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Division of Medical Sciences and Graduate Entry Medicine, University of Nottingham, Derby DE22 3DT, UK
Interests: drug toxicity; clinical trials; rational use of medicines; epidemiology of the use of medicines; inequalities in child health; access to medicines in children
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Dr. Carlos G Santos-Gallego
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Cardiology Department, The Mount sinani Hospital, Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York City, New York, NY 10029, USA
Interests: cardiovascular; cardiology; heart failure; myocardial infarction; myocardial metabolism; energetics; cardiac magnetic resonance; echocardiography; cardiac computed tomography; lipoproteins; atherosclerosis; diabetes; hypertension; thrombosis; pharmacology
Prof. Dr. Gianfranco Damiani
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1. Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Roma, Italy
2. Department of Life Sciences and Public Health, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
Interests: primary health care; health technology assessment; health policy; health services research; community engagement
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Dr. Francisco José Eiroa-Orosa
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Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: recovery; peer support; psychosocial wellbeing; addictions
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Dr. Daisuke Ekuni
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Department of Preventive Dentistry, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
Interests: preventive dentistry; epidemiology; periodontology; public health
Prof. Dr. Aristomenis Exadaktylos
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Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital of Bern, Freiburgstrasse 18, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Interests: trauma; migration; digital medicine; telemedicine
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Prof. Dr. Kristie L. Foley
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Department of Implementation Science, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 475 Vine Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, USA
Interests: cancer; implementation science; policy; underserved populations
Prof. Dr. Karen Francis
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School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Tasmania, Locked Bag 1322, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
Interests: rural nursing; community development; public health; primary health care; course development
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Dr. Melody Goodman
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Department of Biostatistics, College of Global Public Health, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
Interests: biostatistics; community Health; community-based participatory research; dissemination and implementation of evidence-based programs; health disparities; health equity; minorities; minority health; quantitative research
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Dr. Gabriel Gulis
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Unit for Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Niels Bohrs Vej 9-10, DK-6700 Esbjerg, Denmark
Interests: health impact assessment; health in EIA/SEA; global health; public health systems; health promotion
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Dr. Neeru Gupta
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Department of Sociology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3, Canada
Interests: social determinants of health; health systems and policy research; public health policy research; health workforce information systems and research
Dr. Maria Haak
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Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Box 157, 221 00 Lund, Sweden
Interests: activity; environment; gerontology; home; health; mobility; participation; social network; user involvement
Prof. Dr. Andrew Harver
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Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28223-0001, USA
Interests: experimental psychology; respiratory physiology; pulmonary medicine
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Dr. R. David Hayward
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Ascension St. John Hospital, Detroit, MI 48236, USA
Interests: epidemiology of traumatic injury; trauma systems; health disparities; urban health; religion/spirituality and health; transgender and gender diverse health issues; multilevel modeling; structural equation modeling
Prof. Dr. Ildefonso Hernández-Aguado
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Department of Public Health, History of Science and Gynecology, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Miguel Hernández, 03202 Elche, Spain
Interests: public health policy; politics and health; comercial determinants of health
Prof. Dr. Jeremy J. Hess
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Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHanGE), University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Interests: climate change health impacts; public health adaptation to climate change; health system adaptation to climate change; climate change mitigation health co-benefits; extreme weather events; early warning systems; emergency medicine; implementation science
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Prof. Dr. David Hewson
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Institute for Health Research, University of Bedfordshire, Luton LU1 3JU, Bedfordshire, UK
Interests: ageing; frailty; sarcopenia; fall prevention; exercise as medicine; geriatric screening tools; public health; sedentary behaviour
Prof. Dr. Robbert Huijsman
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Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management (ESHPM), Health Services Management & Organisation (HSMO), Erasmus University Rotterdam, Postbus 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
Interests: integrated care; elderly care; dementia care; management; leadership
Dr. Rodney P Jones
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Healthcare Analysis & Forecasting, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 0NE, UK
Interests: healthcare demand; forecasting and capacity planning; spatio-temporal analysis; social groups; financial risk in healthcare purchasing; death; end-of-life; infectious outbreaks; cytomegalovirus
Prof. Dr. Nóra Kerekes
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Department of Health Promotion and Caring Sciences, University West, Trollhattan, Sweden
Interests: adolescent mental health; aggressive antisocial behaviour; culture; holistic psychiatry research; integrative care; personality; substance use; yoga
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Dr. Michaël R. Laurent
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Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, University Hospitals Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Interests: geriatrics; metabolic bone diseases; molecular and cellular endocrinology; medical informatics
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Dr. Christos Lionis
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Clinic of Social and Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, 70013 Heraklion, Greece
Interests: primary care; integrated care; multimorbidity; behavioral care; perceived risk
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Dr. Hamid A. Merchant
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Department of Pharmacy, School of Applied Sciences, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield HD1 3DH, UK
Interests: pharmacokinetics; clinical trials; rational use of medicine; medicine safety; e-cigarettes; diabetes; fatty liver; ageing; hay fever
Prof. Dr. José Joaquín Mira
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1. Departamento de Psicología de la Salud, Universidad Miguel Hernández, 03202 Elche, Alicante, Spain
2. Alicante-Sant Joan Health District., 03550 Sant Joan d'Alacant, Alicante, Spain
Interests: quality assurance; patient safety; patient experience; eHealth
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Dr. Zahra Mojtahedi
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Department of Health Care Administration and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Nevada, LasVegas, NV 89154, USA
Interests: public health; palliative care; cancer; hospice; end-of-life
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Morgante
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Department Molecular and Development Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci 1, 53100 Siena (SI), Italy
Interests: menopause; vasomotor symptoms; women's health; maternal health; fertile age; infertility; PCOS; myomas; hysteroscopy; laparoscopy
Prof. Dr. Axel C. Mühlbacher
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Health Economics and Healthcare Management, Hochschule Neubrandenburg, Brodaer Straße 2, 17033 Neubrandenburg, Germany
Interests: health economics; health preference research; stated preference studies; discrete choice experiments; multi-criteria decision analysis; medical decision making; value assessment frameworks
Prof. Dr. Nante Nicola
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Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: public health; epidemiology; preventive medicine; hospital; primary health care; outcome research
Prof. Dr. Juhwan Oh
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Department of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul 110-810, Korea
Interests: health system and security; global health; high quality health system; social determinant of health; priority setting; public participation in health policy formation; maternal and child health; health inequality; universal health coverage; integrated community health service
Dr. Omorogieva Ojo
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Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Greenwich, Avery Hill Campus, Avery Hill Road, London SE9 2UG, UK
Interests: diabetes; glycaemic index of foods; enteral nutrition; multi-morbidity
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Prof. Dr. Emanuela Orsi
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Unit of Endocrinology, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda-Ospedale, Maggiore Policlinico Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
Interests: type 1 diabetes; type 2 diabetes; post-transplant diabetes; innovative therapies; diabetes complications; cystic fibrosis related diabetes mellitus
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Prof. Dr. John Ovretveit
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Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, The Karolinska Institute, Solnavägen 1, 171 77 Solna, Sweden
Interests: evaluation, quality and safety improvement; implemention science; health management policy and reforms; clinical coordination and integration of services
Prof. Dr. Massimiliano Panella
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Department of Translational Medicine, University of Eastern Piedmont (UPO), 13100 Vercelli, Italy
Interests: health service research; prevention; epidemiology; lifestyle medicine; quality of care processes/pathways
Dr. Jong Hyock Park
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College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju 28644, Korea
Interests: social epidemiology; quality of cancer care; disability and health
Prof. Dr. Cesira Isabella Maria Pasquarella
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Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Parma,43125 Parma, Italy
Interests: microbial environmental monitoring; healthcare-associated infections; health promotion
Dr. Lorrene D. Ritchie
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Nutrition Policy Institute, University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 1111 Franklin St., 5th Floor, Oakland, CA 94607-5200, USA
Interests: nutrition; obesity; food insecurity; children; food programs
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Dr. Yoshifumi Saisho
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Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
Interests: beta cell dysfunction in type 2 diabetes; islet physiology; cure or reversal of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
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Dr. Gill Schierhout
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Centre for Health System Science, George Institute for Global Health, Level 5, 1 King Street, Sydney, Newtown NSW 2042, Australia
Interests: health systems; public health interventions; health services research; health inequities
Prof. Dr. Frederic Schoenberg
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Department of Statistics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1554, USA
Interests: point process models; residual analysis; forecasting disease epidemics; earthquake forecasting; wildfire forecasting; crime forecasting
Dr. Heike Schütze
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School of Health and Society & Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong, Building 15 Room 127, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
Interests: primary health care; health care integration; health care access; cultural appropriateness of health care; medical education
Prof. Dr. Masafumi Seki
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Department of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Sendai City, Miyagi 981-8558, Japan
Interests: respiratory Infection; infectious immunology
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Prof. Dr. Dean G. Smith
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School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Interests: public health; health services research; pharmacoeconomics; healthcare finance; health economics
Dr. Svetlana Solovieva
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1. Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
2. Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at Helsinki University, Yliopistonkatu 4, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
Interests: epidemiology; biostatistics; environmental and occupational health; physical and psychosocial work-related factors; work disability; work participation; work retention; prolonging working life; employee well-being; public health; socioeconomic determinants of health; epidemiology of musculoskeletal diseases; trend analysis; natural experiments; effectiveness of legislations; health impact assessment; measuring the burden of work-related diseases; meta-analysis
Prof. Dr. Michael Spencer
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School of Social Work, University of Washington, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Interests: health equity; Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders; environmental justice; CBPR; interventions
Prof. Dr. Bart Staal
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1. Physiotherapy and Allied Health, Faculty of Health and Social studies, HAN University of Appied Sciences, Kapittelweg 33 Nijmegen, P.O Box 6960, 6503 GL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2. Radboud University Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein Zuid 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Interests: low back pain; musculoskeletal disorders; physiotherapy; physical exercise; psychosocial factors; sports injuries; clinical epidemiology; clinical guidelines
Prof. Dr. Mark Stevenson
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Melbourne School of Design, Melbourne School of Engineering and Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
Interests: epidemiology; transport safety; urban design; urban analytics; public health
Prof. Dr. Stefano Tardivo
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Section of Hygiene, Department of Diagnostics and Public Health, University of Verona and Medical Direction, University Hospital of Verona, 37134 Verona VR, Italy
Interests: hygiene; preventive medicine; public health; clinical risk management; infection prevention and control; claims assessment; patient safety; healthcare management
Prof. Dr. Emidia Vagnoni
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Department of Economics and Management, University of Ferrara, Via Savonarola, 9, 44121 Ferrara FE, Italy
Interests: sustainable development; public health; health economics; indirect cost; health service management
Prof. Dr. Koji Wada
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Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, International University of Health and Welfare, 2600-1 Kitakanemaru, Otawara, Tochigi 324-8501, Japan
Interests: disaster response; occupational health for health care Workers; occupational health; HIV response
Dr. Harry H. X. Wang
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School of Public Health, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
Interests: primary health care; multimorbidity; hypertension and CVDS; health services and epidemiology
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Prof. Dr. Leo Wilton
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Department of Human Development, Binghamton University, 4400 Vestal Pkwy E, Binghamton, NY 13902, USA
Interests: health disparities and inequities (primary and secondary HIV prevention); community-based research and evaluation; mixed- and multi-methods research; Black psychological development and mental health
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