Research Projects

Adult Division

Child Division

Health Division

Cardiovascular Disorders

  • Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, Meal-Related Glycemia - Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D. and Maria Llabre, Ph.D.
  • Epidemiologic Determinants of Cardiac Structure and Function Among Hispanics - Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D., and Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D.
  • Environment, CNS and Atherosclerosis - Philip McCabe, Ph.D.
  • Heart Smart - Patrice Saab, Ph.D.
  • Get In The Groove! - Patrice Saab, Ph.D.
  • Biobehavioral Bases of CHD Risk and Management - Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D., Marc Gellman, Ph.D., Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D., Maria Llabre, Ph.D., and Philip McCabe, Ph.D.
  • Behavioral Medicine Research in Cardiovascular Disease - Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D., Marc Gellman, Ph.D., Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D., Maria Llabre, Ph.D., and Philip McCabe, Ph.D., Patrice Saab, Ph.D..
  • Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos - Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D., Marc Gellman, Ph.D., Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D., and Maria Llabre, Ph.D.

Psychoneuroimmunology and HIV/AIDS

  • Videophone-Delivered Patient-Partner Stress Management Effects on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Symptoms and Neuroimmune Processes - Michael Antoni, Ph.D. and Sara Czaja, Ph.D.
  • Biobehavioral Factors Influencing Immune and Cardiovascular Risk in HIV Spectrum Disease - Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D.
  • HIV Prevention and Trauma Treatment for MSM with Childhood Sexual Abuse Histories - Gail Ironson, Ph.D., M.D.
  • Spiritual Coping with Trauma: Implications for Disease Progression, Health Behaviors and Ten-Year Mortality - Gail Ironson, Ph.D., M.D. and Heidemarie Kremer, Ph.D.
  • Compassionate Love and its Relationship to Health Behavior, Disease Progression, and Ten- Year Mortality in people with HIV - Gail Ironson, Ph.D., M.D. and Heidemarie Kremer, Ph.D.
  • Biopsychosocial Research Training in Immunology and AIDS - Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D., Michael Antoni, Ph.D., Barry Hurwitz, Ph.D., Gail Ironson, Ph.D., M.D., and Maria Llabre, Ph.D.

Psycho-Oncology

Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience (also see fMRI facility)