John Piette

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Professor of Global Public Health


Dr. Piette’s research focuses on self-management support for chronic physical and mental illnesses in low- and middle-income countries. His primary focus is on Spanish-speaking countries of the America’s (Mexico, Central America, and South America). Much of this work emphasizes the development of scalable platforms for using digital technology to promote patient education and self-care support. Recent work includes an emphasis on promoting English-language practice among workers in call-centers and the hospitality industries in order to increase economic opportunities while addressing the epidemic of loneliness in the US.



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