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Understanding and Addressing Racial Inequalities

In this episode of Michigan Minds, Margaret Hicken, Research Assistant Professor at ISR and the Division of Nephrology, and Director of RacismLab, discusses her research exploring how place, history, and the environment factor into racial health inequities.

Our Centers

ISR consists of five separate but interdependent research centers, each with a particular focus and capabilities.

Faculty Profiles

ISR’s faculty experts conduct groundbreaking and wide-ranging social science research — representing more than 20 academic disciplines. Included below are two examples of the type of work being done by members of our team.

  • Amiram Vinokur

    Research Professor Emeritus/A, SRC-Seh-Vinokur
    Amiram Vinokur's research focuses on determinants and consequences of stress in the areas of health, work and unemployment, and … more
  • Jean Wineman

    Professor Emeritus, SRC-Urban & Environmental Studies
    Dr. Wineman is an architectural researcher who is experienced in environmental programming, design and evaluation. Her scholarship, research and teaching … more