Jennifer Pharr

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA

Dr. Pharr is an Assistant Professor in Environmental and Occupational Health at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her research interests include: Barriers in the built environment that impede healthy behaviors such as participation in preventative care and physical activity. Healthcare policy reform to improve access to and quality of healthcare for vulnerable populations, particularly people with disabilities. The use of social marketing to promote health. Disparities in healthcare/health service utilization of vulnerable populations including people with physical and mental disabilities, people who are unemployed and veterans.

Biography Updated on 23 June 2013