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University of South Florida · College of Behavioral & Community Sciences · Aging Studies

Tamara Baker, Ph.D.

Tamara Baker, Ph.D.


Cancer Pain Lab


Description of Research Interests

Dr. Baker’s research agenda focuses the behavioral and psychosocial predictors and outcomes of chronic pain and disease in older adults from diverse racial and ethnic populations. She also has a particular interest in examining health disparities and disparities in chronic pain management across the age continuum among community-dwelling and clinic-based adults.

Grant Support

National Cancer Institute. Psycho-sociocultural factors influencing cancer pain management in elderly adults. 2009 - Present

Publications (representative publications selected)

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