Keren Ladin, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of occupational therapy in the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University, as well as an assistant professor of public health and community medicine at Tufts’ School of Medicine. Her primary research examines socioeconomic and racial disparities in transplantation, mental health treatment, aging, and immigrant health. Her research aims to understand the role of social networks in complex medical decision-making, evaluate the impact of public policies on the health of vulnerable populations, and identify barriers and interventions to improve health care utilization among vulnerable populations.
Dr. Ladin can speak about:
- Biases and disparities in healthcare
- Role of social networks in acute medical decision-making