Bushra Sabri, PhD, MSW
OverviewBushra Sabri’s research focuses on lifetime cumulative exposures to violence and stress and related health inequities, particularly among minority and immigrant women. With funding from the NIH, Dr. Sabri is currently focusing on the intersecting epidemics of violence, HIV, reproductive and sexual health problems among women; the role of physiological stress responses in coping; and developing trauma-informed culturally responsive interventions. Dr. Sabri’s goal is to develop interventions that contribute to reducing health disparities among vulnerable, underserved, and marginalized populations.
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and InterestCumulative violence and trauma; physiological stress mechanisms and coping with violence and trauma; health disparities; research with marginalized and underserved communities
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