Month: August 2019

New Research Publication Alert led by Dr. Wizdom Powell

New Publication led by UConn HDI Director, Dr. Wizdom Powell, PhD, MPH with Jennifer Richmond, MSPH, Dinushika Mohottige, PhD, Irene Yen, PhD, Allison Joslyn, MA, & Giselle Corbie-Smith, PhD! Read the full research article, “Medical Mistrust, Racism, and Delays in Preventative Health Screening Among African-American Men in The Journal of Behavioral Medicine Special Issue.

Highlighted in UConn Today, we have often presumed that Black men delay preventative services because of longstanding medical mistrust. But, our new research findings affirm that racism plays an equally critical role.