Ph.D. Student Profile

Kazumi  Tsuchiya

Kazumi Tsuchiya, M.P.H.

  • Doctoral Candidate
  • Cognate: Urban Planning


  • M.P.H., Health Behavior & Health Education, University of Michigan (2011)
  • B.A., Social & Behavioral Sciences, Soka University of America (2009)

Research Interests & Projects

Kazumi currently works as a research assistant at the Center for Managing Chronic Disease. She is also a scholar at the Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture, and Health. Her research interests include social and structural determinants that affect racial/ethnic health inequities for urban communities of color, specifically, discrimination, chronic stress, and access to healthy foods.