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Maghboeba Mosavel, Ph.D.

Research program member: Cancer Prevention and Control

Box 980149
830 E. Main St.
Richmond, VA 23298




Associate Professor, Health Behavior and Policy, School of Medicine
Co-Director, Culture, Race and Health Core, iCubed (Institute for Inclusion, Inquiry and Innovation)


PhD, Case Western Reserve University (2002)
MA, Cleveland State University (1992)

Research description

I am a cancer health disparities researcher and community engaged research methodologist. I have extensive experience conducting research with underrepresented minorities and communities at high risk for poor health outcomes. My areas of research include: cancer prevention and control, obesity within the context of social determinants, public perception and policy advocacy related to oral health, and examining public participation in genomic biobanking efforts.

Research keywords

Cancer prevention, obesity, community based participatory research, public participation, chronic disease, oral health, health disparities

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