Paula Palmer

Paula Palmer
Paula Palmer, PhD, Associate Professor of Global Health Director, Global Health Program
Office: (909) 607-1075
Cell: (714) 271-7122
675 W. Foothill Blvd. Claremont, CA 91711
A clinical health and community psychologist by training, her research focuses on improving health outcomes and promoting well being among ethnically diverse, underserved populations. She utilizes community-based participatory research (CBPR) strategies to develop and evaluate health promotion intervention trials and education campaigns. With funding from the National Institutes of Health and other sources for the past 20 years, she has served as principal investigator or co-investigator on numerous grants both in the U.S. and abroad. Her research with Pacific Islanders in Southern California has focused on tobacco cessation, biospecimen education, and resilience and healthy aging.