Experts Guide for Media

Topic: Social networks

Cathleen Connell Cathleen Connell, PhD, MS, BA

Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-3189 E-mail: cathleen@umich.edu
Faculty Profile

  • Expert in dementia caregiving and the psychological and social impact of chronic illness among older adults, particularly Alzheimer's disease.
  • Studies self-care behaviors of family caregivers of people with a demanding illness, as well as community outreach education to increase knowledge and awareness of Alzheimer's disease.
  • Since 1992, she has served as the Director of the Education and Information Transfer Core of the Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Research Center.
  • Currently Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs in the School of Public Health.

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SPH Faculty Experts for Social networks

Cleopatra Howard CaldwellCleopatra Howard Caldwell, PhD

Professor and Chair in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-3176 E-mail: cleoc@umich.edu

  • Areas of expertise include family factors associated with adolescent risk behaviors and psychological well-being, cultural factors associated with adolescent mental health among African American and Caribbean Black adolescents, and family-centered interventions and adolescent health behaviors.      MORE

Cathleen ConnellCathleen Connell, PhD, MS, BA

Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-3189 E-mail: cathleen@umich.edu

  • Expert in dementia caregiving and the psychological and social impact of chronic illness among older adults, particularly Alzheimer's disease.     MORE

Ken ResnicowKen Resnicow, Ph.D., B.A.

Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-0212 E-mail: kresnic@umich.edu

  • Focuses on motivational interviewing in health care settings and peer interventions, and application of chaos and complexity science to behavior change.      MORE

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