Research Projects & Grants

Federal

  • Biological and psychosocial manifestations of religion, Role: Principal Investigator, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, Status: Closed
  • Biological and psychosocial manifestations of religion, Role: Principal Investigator, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, Status: Closed
  • Biological and Psychosocial Manifestations of Religion, Role: Principal Investigator, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, Status: Closed
  • Urinary cortisol assessment for biosychosocial religion and health study, Role: Principal Investigator, United States Department of Agriculture, (06/2011 - 05/2012) Status: Closed
  • Assays to assess allostatic load in the Biological Manifestations of Religion Study, Role: Principal Investigator, United States Department of Agriculture, (01/2011 - 05/2012) Status: Closed
  • Biological and Psychosocial Manifestations of Religion, Role: Principal Investigator, National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS, (09/2005 - 07/2011) Status: Closed
  • Development and pilot testing of the filial values index, Role: Co-Investigator, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, (09/2005 - 08/2006) Status: Closed

Internal

  • A survey of attitudes toward the obese among members of the California Dietetic Association, LLU School of Public Health, Status: Closed
  • The Association Between Adverse Life Events and Biological Aging, Role: Co-Investigator, LLU - GRASP, (01/2015 - 06/2018) Status: Closed
  • Accessing Medicare Data for AHS-2 Participants, Role: Co-PD/PI, LLU School of Public Health, (10/2013 - 01/2015) Status: Closed
  • Transforming Tragedy into Triumph through a Biblical Spiritual Intervention, Role: Principal Investigator, LLU Center for Health Research, (05/2007 - 05/2008) Status: Closed
  • Religious beliefs, religious behaviors, and the health of Seventh-day Adventists, LLU School of Public Health, (03/1996 - 03/1997) Status: Closed

Non-Profit Organization

  • Can Religion/Spirituality and Lifestyle Buffer the Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Health?, Role: PD/PI, Ardmore Institute of Health, (09/2019 - 08/2020) Status: Awarded
  • Adventist Health Study: The Next Generation in Transformational Health Knowledge, Role: Behavioral Specialist, Ardmore Institute of Health, (01/2019 - 01/2024) Status: Awarded
  • Diabetes self management program promoting independent living for seniors, Association of University Programs in Health Administration, (06/2001 - 05/2002) Status: Closed