Post-Doctoral Trainee, NIA Training Program in Applied Issues of Aging. School of Social Work and Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan. Ph.D., MSSW, School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas. M.A. Sociology, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi. BA (Honors) Sociology –(Social Work), The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas. Professor, Health & Mental Health, Older Adults & Families.
Areas of expertise: Cross-Cultural Research Methodology, Evidenced-Based Research, Evaluation, Mental Health Services Research.