Center Member Sudano to Present Two Abstracts at IADR in New Orleans

By | March 1, 2007

Joseph Sudano, PhD, faculty will present two abstracts at the 85th General Session of the International Association for Dental Research to be held in New Orleans March 21-24, 2007. Co-author of both papers, Dr. Sudano will personally present: ÒRelationship Between Adult Oral Health, Depression, Pain and General HealthÓ. (posted 3/2007) IADR

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About Joseph J. Sudano

I have been trained as a medical sociologist and health services researcher and am currently a faculty member in the Population Health Unit in the Center for Health Care Research and Policy, Case Western Reserve University at The MetroHealth System and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University. I am also the Director of Education in the Center for Reducing Health Disparities at Case Western Reserve University. My current research interests include: disparities in health care access, utilization and health outcomes concentrating on minorities and other vulnerable populations; social determinants of health including community/contextual characteristics (e.g., residential segregation, SES/poverty, job opportunities); measurement equivalence, validity and item-response theory in cross-cultural health status measurement; culturally-specific health beliefs and behaviors; general cognitive ability, personality, and education in relationship to health status and health behaviors; structural equation modeling/path analysis in health outcomes research; health related survey data collection and analysis; international health services research.