John M. Ruiz
John Ruiz, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Arizona
- Investigate how social lives constitute both risk and resilience for physical health.
- Emphasis on racial/ethnic and cultural differences in the above effects.
- Use of a variety of methods including community and hospital-based observational studies, surveys, ecological momentary assessment, ambulatory psychophysiology, and laboratory based paradigms.
- The lab’s current foci include studies of stress and cardiovascular risk, as well as the Hispanic Health Paradox.