Past IPSR Doctoral Research Fellows




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Kafayat Mahmoud


Sociology and Gerontology

Advisor(s): Dave Ekerdt
   IPSR, Sociology

Jarron Saint Onge
   IPSR, Sociology

Participation Year: 2020-21

Kafayat's research broadly involves the application of interdisciplinary insights and methods in exploring social and health disparities among the rapidly aging population. Her current research investigates how social networks and relationships affect end-of-life decision-making and wellbeing. Additional scholarly interests and ongoing research interests include exploring how structural factors influence older peoplesí experiences with infectious and chronic diseases in a developing world context.






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  1. ipsr@ku.edu