Katherine Youngen, MPH

Rural and Underserved Health Research Center

Phone: 859.562.2643
Email: katherine.youngen@uky.edu

College of Nursing
University of Kentucky
760 Press Ave
Suite 360
Lexington, Kentucky 40536

Current Projects - (1)

  • Review of Current Research on Rural/Urban Differences in Social Determinants of Health
    Social determinants of health are social, economic, and community variables that influence health outcomes. This project will synthesize the extant literature on rural/urban differences in the social determinants of health, culminating in a comprehensive report that includes a summary of information gaps and further research needs.
    Research center: Rural and Underserved Health Research Center
    Topics: Health disparities and health equity, Healthcare access, Poverty, Quality, Social determinants of health, Uninsured and underinsured

Publications - (3)