Rosenda Murillo

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychological, Health, & Learning Sciences 
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Research Interests
Dr. Murillo's research is focused on understanding and reducing physical activity disparities in underserved populations. Much of her research has focused on understanding the pathways through which psychosocial and cultural factors contribute to physical activity, and how physical activity contributes to health and well-being among Latino adults. Her research also includes examining how built and social environment contribute to health behavior among Latino adults


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