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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medical Social Sciences

Lifespan Health Promotion

The mission of the Lifespan Health Promotion hub is to prevent and manage major health conditions through understanding of psychosocial influences on health, with the aim of reducing morbidity and early mortality for diverse individuals across the full disease spectrum and the life course.

We aim to reduce morbidity and early mortality for diverse individuals across the full disease spectrum and the life course.”

Judith T. Moskowitz, PhD (center right)
Daniel K. Mroczek, PhD (center left)
Hub co-directors

Lifespan and Health Promotion Hub Team

Hub Goals

  • Advance the understanding of psychosocial influences on health and well-being over the lifespan
  • Determine how to personalize interventions based on individual factors
  • Develop novel, evidence-based multilevel strategies to prevent and manage major health conditions and reduce morbidity and early mortality for diverse individuals across the full disease spectrum and the life course

Our Scientists

Primary Faculty

Craig F. Garfield, MD
Eileen Graham, PhD
Emily G. Lattie, PhD
David C. Mohr, PhD
Judith T. Moskowitz, PhD
Daniel K. Mroczek, PhD
Shiv Darius Tandon, PhD
David E. Victorson, PhD

Secondary Faculty

David Cella, PhD
David M. Condon, PhD
Karon Frances Cook, PhD
C. Ryne Estabrook, PhD
Rachel Flynn, PhD
Sofia F. Garcia, PhD
Mary Ann Gerend, PhD
George Jesus Greene, PhD
James W. Griffith, PhD
Allen W. Heinemann, PhD
Rebecca Emily Johnson, PhD
Karen Ann Kaiser, PhD
Kathryn Macapagal, PhD
Suena Huang Massey, MD
Patricia I. Moreno, PhD
David A. Moskowitz, PhD
Brian Mustanski, PhD
Michael E. Newcomb, PhD
Elizabeth S. Norton, PhD
Cindy J. Nowinski, MD, PhD
Frank J. Penedo, PhD
Amelie Petitclerc, PhD
Lori Ann Post, PhD
Benjamin D. Schalet, PhD
Sara Shaunfield, PhD
Lauren S. Wakschlag, PhD
Lisa M. Wu, PhD
Susan E. Yount, PhD

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