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ISR Insights Speaker Series - Stress and Health in Context: The Role of Negative Relationships. Wednesday, April 28 at 1pm EDT with Kira Birditt.

Wednesday, April 28, 1pm EDT.

A burgeoning literature shows social ties are integral for health and survival. Kira Birditt‘s program of research focuses on negative aspects of relationships including the extent to which they are irritating, critical, or demanding. In this talk she will discuss the findings from her program of research on this matter.

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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.

  • Helen G. Levy

    Research Professor, SRC-Health Econ & Publc Policy Research Professor, Health Management And Policy Research Professor, Ford School Of Public Policy
    Dr. Levy's research interests include the causes and consequences of lacking health insurance, evaluation of public health insurance programs, … more
  • Eric F. Dubow

    Research Professor, RCGD
    Eric Dubow conducts cross-sectional and longitudinal studies of risk and resource variables in children's academic and behavioral adjustment. … more