Proctor’s research interests center on mental health and health service delivery, post-acute health and mental health community care, development of knowledge to guide the delivery, and evaluation of clinical social work. She directs the first Center for Mental Health Services Research (CMHSR) at the School of Social Work; the Center is funded by the National […]
Purnell’s research focuses on how socioeconomic and sociocultural factors influence health behaviors and health outcomes and on mobilizing community action to address the social determinants of health. He leads the For the Sake of All project, which focuses on improving the health of all people by eliminating racial inequities in the St. Louis region through the implementation […]
A successful entrepreneur who has led thriving public health focused businesses, Steensma joined the Brown School as a visiting professor in the fall of 2013 and received an appointment to the position of Professor of Practice, Public Health and Social Entrepreneurship, in fall of 2014. Previously he served as a professor at the Keith Busse […]
Stoner’s research addresses social and behavioral determinants of sexually transmitted disease risk, as well as sociocultural factors which influence infectious disease risk in human populations. He currently serves as Medical Director of the St. Louis STD/HIV Prevention Training Center, as well as Co-Director of the Midwest Center for Capacity Building Assistance for HIV Prevention, and […]
Tate has authored scores of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, edited volumes, monographs, and textbooks focused on (1) social determinants of science, mathematics, engineering, and technology attainment; (2) epidemiological models and geospatial applications with a focus on adolescent and child developmental outcomes; and (3) social development of youth in the context of urban communities.
Amy Eyler conducts research to advance the study of policies related to physical activity and obesity, as well as broader policy issues in public health. In addition to serving as deputy director of the Prevention Research Center in St. Louis, she co-directs the Policies for Action Child Health Weight Hub. This research hub is funded […]