Professor of Nursing
Director, Center for Health Disparities
College of Health, Education and Human Development
Contact: 864-656-0984 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Veronica Parker is an alumni professor and the director of the Center for Health Disparities in the School of Nursing. Her research focuses primarily on health disparities related to obesity and related illnesses and health risk assessments. Her clinical specialty is bio-statistics.
Veronica is the Principal Investigator in the LIFE project, developed by the Outreach Core of the EXPORT Center. The project is a collaboration between Clemson University, Voorhees College, and South Carolina churches, community members, and organizations. It is a nutrition and physical activity intervention initiative that focuses on African American women in rural areas of SC.
Obesity, Health Risk Assessments, Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Diabetes, Community, Community-Based Intervention Effectiveness, African-American Health