Monica L Baskin, PhD
  • Professor
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL USA

Biography

Dr. Baskin is a professor in the Division of Preventive Medicine at UAB and, in 2016, was named inaugural vice chair for Culture and Diversity for the UAB School of Medicine. Her research focuses on minority health and health disparities, community-based participatory approaches, and the intersection of health and place, as well as culturally relevant behavioral interventions for cancer and obesity. Baskin is the recipient of numerous research grants, including a nationally recognized NIH-funded research program to reduce health disparities through community-based research.