Terri Tobin, PhD
Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.
490-B Boston Post Road, Ste. 200
Sudbury, MA 01776
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Completed Projects - (1)
Preventive health screenings are generally underutilized in the United States by the elderly, especially those residing in rural areas. Using an integrative approach, including secondary data analysis of a large nationally representative dataset (Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey) and complementary qualitative interviews with rural elders, the proposed research study aims for a more complete understanding of the factors influencing use of these practices.
Research center: FORHP-funded Individual Grantees
Topics: Aging, Health promotion and disease prevention