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May 11, 2016 · Leave a Comment

Somali Tobacco Outreach and Research Initiative

By Sumedha G. Penheiter Sumedha G. Penheiter (@sumedhapenheiter)

Researchers study tobacco use in Somali community where 36 percent smoke cigarettes. In a pilot project funded by the Office of Health Disparities Research, Arizona researchers have gathered baseline data on tobacco use in the Somali refugee community, with the ultimate goal of reducing tobacco-related health disparities. A team led by Scott Leischow, Ph.D., has partnered […]

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September 3, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Okamoto, Janet M. Ph.D.

By OHDR Admin OHDR Admin (@ohdradmin)

Location Scottsdale, Arizona Contact Okamoto.Janet@mayo.edu Research Summary Janet Okamoto, Ph.D., joined Mayo Clinic in Arizona in October 2012 and works with Scott J. Leischow, Ph.D., as a research associate focused on network analysis and health behavior and organizational influences. Prior to joining Mayo Clinic, Dr. Okamoto spent two years as a Cancer Research Training Award […]

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