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Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health.
Faculty Affiliate, Center on Biodemography and Population Health, UCLA.
Ph.D., University of Texas - Austin
Dr. Needham's research focuses on health disparities and biosocial interactions. She is particularly interested in identifying the social structural, psychological, behavioral, and physiological mechanisms by which social disadvantage leads to health disparities, and in developing and testing interventions to reduce the effect of social disadvantages.