Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health
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Barbara Israel is a Professor and former Department Chair in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education at the School of Public Health. Many of her research investigations and publications have examined the relationship among psychosocial and environmental stressors, social support, perceived control and physical and mental health status. Dr. Israel has extensive experience conducting community-based participatory research in collaboration with partners in diverse ethnic communities.