Dr. Tamara Baker joins Friday Facts to share her journey to gerontology, psychology, and biobehavioral health which has evolved into an active research agenda that focuses on understanding the behavioral and psychosocial predictors and outcomes of chronic pain and symptom management, and health disparities and inequities in pain management among older African Americans.
In addition to her role as Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the School of Medicine, Dr. Baker is the Co-chair of the NCIOM Task Force on Healthy Aging.
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