Proscovia Nabunya, PhD

"Food and Dietary Acculturation and Diabetes-Associated Risk Factors Among Immigrants and Refugees"

The purpose of this study is to develop culturally appropriate and tailored interventions that target risk factors associated with diabetes among African immigrants and refugees by exploring the multi-level facilitators and barriers associated with food and dietary acculturation patterns and exploring diabetes-related knowledge, beliefs and prevention attitudes among immigrants and refugees.

Proscovia Nabunya, PhD — Research Assistant Professor, Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis