Advancing Research on Race, Class, Politics
Demis Glasford, who joined the UW-Madison Psychology faculty in the fall of 2022, will lead research on intergroup relations, social change, and the experiences of racial, ethnic and religious minority groups.
Purpose in Life Predicts Longer Lives
The Midlife in the U.S. study, led by Professor Carol Ryff, examines the factors that contribute to illness and disease, but it also investigates the protective factors that keep people healthy when they experience adversity. And NIH is on board, providing $62 million to support the study’s next six years of research.
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