Ronald L. Braithwaite, Ph.D.

Ronald L. Braithwaite, Ph.D. 

Professor

Community Health and Preventive Medicine

Family Medicine and Psychiatry
Location: Buggy Works 1513 E. Cleveland Avenue, Bldg 100, 2nd Fl, Suite 250-B, East Point, GA 30344
Phone: (404) 756-1238
E-mail: rbraithwaite@msm.edu

Education

GRADUATE:
Yale University College of Education
Fellowship: 
Educational Research

Howard University College of Education
Fellowship: 
Educational Research

University of Michigan Institute for Social Research
Fellowship: 
Mental Health Research


GRADUATE:
Michigan State University
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy in Education of Psychology

Southern Illinois University
Degree: Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling


UNDERGRADUATE:
Southern Illinois University
Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Research Interests

HIV

Substance Abuse

Minority Health Equity

Community Development

Publications

Braithwaite, R.L., & Taylor, S.E. and Treadwell, H. (Eds.). (2009). Health issues in the black community. (Third Edition). San Francisco: Jossey‑Bass.

Braithwaite, R.L., Arriola, K.J. & Newkirk, C. (eds). (2006).   Health issues of incarcerated women. Rutgers University Press.

Braithwaite, R.L., & Taylor, S.E. (Eds.). (2001). Health issues in the black community. (Second Edition). San Francisco: Jossey‑Bass.

Braithwaite, R. L., Austin, J., & Taylor, S.E. (1999). Building health coalitions in black communities. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications. 

Braithwaite. R. L., Hammett, T., & Mayberry, R. (1996). Prisons and AIDS: A public health challenge. San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass.

Braithwaite, R.L., & Taylor, S.E. (Eds.). (1992, October). Health issues in the black community. San Francisco: Jossey‑Bass.

Braithwaite, R.L., Blumenthal, D.S., Smith, S., & DiClemente, R. (Eds.). (2013, February). Community- Based Participatory Health Research: Issues. Methods, and Translation to practice.  Springer Publishing Company.

 

Honors and Awards

Lonnie E. Mitchell Research Scientist Award, 2008, Lonnie E. Mitchell HBCU Annual Conference

Community Service Award for HIV Research, 2006, Morehouse School of Medicine

Thomas F. Sellers, Jr., M.D. Award for Exemplifying the Ideals of Public Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, May 13, 1996.

American Journal of Nursing Award for National Book of the Year, 1993, Health Issues in the Black Community.