Dr. Lor’s overall research program aim to reduce health disparities by improving symptom management and quality of life for patients with communication challenges, particularly those with limited English proficiency (LEP).
Dr. Montgomery’s research research focuses on the symptom experience among children and adolescents with cancer.
Areas of Interest: social determinants of morbidity & mortality in Black communities, health self-management strategies, depression
Dr. Pecanac’s research explores interactions among health care practitioners, patients and family members when making decisions related to treatment in the hospital setting.
Areas of Interest: Care of frail, older adults; quality of life and person-centered care; patient activation; long-term care services and supports; health services research