Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Psychology

Dr. Hope Landrine
Personal links and information.

Hope Landrine, PhD
Director, Center for Health Disparities Research

Office: Medical Pavilion Suite 6
Phone: 252-744-5532
Fax: 252-744-2634

Mailing Address:

Center for Health Disparities Research
East Carolina University
1800 W. 5th Street, Medical Pavilion Suite 6
Greenville, NC 27858

Willing to consider taking a doctoral student in 2019-20: No


PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of Rhode Island (1983)
BA, Psychology, Westminster College (1975)

Research Interests: Dr. Landrine's research focuses on geographic and sociocultural factors in disparities in chronic disease and health behavior among African-Americans and Latinos, with an emphasis on area-level segregation and poverty, individual-level acculturation and discrimination, and community-based participatory research approaches.

Selected publications in peer refereed journals:

Elk, R., & Landrine, H. (In press). Cancer Disparities: Nature, Causes, Evidence-based Solutions.  New York: Springer.   Hao, Y., Landrine, H., Jemal, A., Ward, K. C., et al. (In press). Race, neighborhood characteristics, and disparities in receipt of chemotherapy for colorectal cancer. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health.

Stephens, C., Stein, K., & Landrine, H. (2010). The role of acculturation in life satisfaction among Hispanic cancer survivors. Psycho-Oncology, 19, 376-83.

Mellerson, J., Landrine, H., Hao, Y., Zhao, L., Corral, I., & Cooper, D. (2010). Residential segregation and physical activity among a national sample of Hispanic adults. Health & Place, 16, 613-15.

Landrine, H., Corral, I., Klonoff, E. A., Jensen, J., Kashima, K., Hickman, N., & Martinez, J. (2010). Ethnic disparities in youth access to tobacco. Health Promotion Practice, 11, 132-139.

Pichon, L., C.,  Corral, I., Landrine, H., Mayer, J., & Norman, G. (2010). Prevalence and correlates of sun protection behaviors among African Americans. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 38, 288-295.

Landrine, H., & Corral, I. (2009). Separate and unequal: Residential segregation and Black health disparities. Ethnicity & Disease, 19, 179-184.

Corral, I., & Landrine, H. (2008). Acculturation and ethnic-minority health behavior. Health Psychology, 27, 737-745.

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