Anne Marie Yali
Colin Powell School for Civic and Global LeadershipDepartment
Degree/Date: B.S. 1992 Institution: Eckerd College Specialization: Psychology, Religious Studies, Human Development
Degree/Date: Ph.D. 1998 Institution: State University of New York at Stony Brook Specialization: Social Psychology and Health Psychology
Postdoctoral Training: 2000 Institution: University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Specialization: Stress and Cancer, Psychoneuroimmunology
The role of religion/spirituality in illness prevention, health promotion, and adjustment to stressful life events; women’s health issues; ethnic disparities in health.
Professional Activities: Member of APA Divisions 36, 38, and 45; Member APS.
Current Projects: Validating a religious strain measure; developing pilot research to study cancer populations, particularly interested in Latina health.