Jeffery Talbert, PhD

Rural and Underserved Health Research Center

Phone: 859.323.7141

College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science
University of Kentucky
111 Washington Ave. Suite 101B
Lexington, KY 40536

Current Projects - (1)

  • Barriers and Disparities Associated with Pneumococcal Immunization among Rural Elderly Adults
    Our Center will conduct analyses of national survey data and unique insurance claims data sets to identify how rurality of residence and key demographic, social, and economic characteristics serve as barriers or facilitators to vaccination against pneumococcal disease, which is relatively common although largely preventable among older Americans.
    Research center: Rural and Underserved Health Research Center
    Topics: Health disparities, Health promotion and disease prevention