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Bert N. Uchino, PhD

About Me

Title:  Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology, College of Social & Behavioral Science, University of Utah

For over two years, Dr. Bert Uchino served as a VPCAT senior mentor strongly guiding his scholars. He utilized his knowledge of the University of Utah along with his mentoring experience to engage and participate in the program. Dr. Uchino's research has been aimed at examining how social relationships influence health at multiple levels of analysis. He has been examining the social (e.g., types of social interactions), cognitive (e.g., how these interactions are interpreted or construed), and physiological (e.g., cardiovascular, endocrine, and immune) processes associated with our all important social relationships.