Urban Health Collaborative Research Seminar: Sharrelle Barber
Friday, November 4, 2016
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
"At the Intersection of Place, Race, and Health in Brazil: An Investigation of Residential Segregation and Cardio-Metabolic Risk Factors in the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil)."
The UHC is pleased to present Sharrelle Barber, ScD, MPH, postdoctoral research fellow in the Urban Health Collaborative.
Dr. Barber’s current research interests involve understanding the role of structural racism, including concentrated poverty and racial residential segregation, in shaping cardiovascular disease risk and onset among African-Americans with a particular focus on residential environments in the Southeastern United States.