Behavioral intervention: increasing HPV vaccine use, healthy eating, and physical activity
Pamela C. Hull, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology. Dr. Hull earned a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Duke University, and a Masters and Ph.D. in Sociology from Vanderbilt University. She is a faculty member of the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, and she co-leads the Cancer Outreach Core for the Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership. Dr. Hull is a medical sociologist with expertise in the development and implementation of behavioral interventions to promote cancer prevention behaviors in youth.
Dr. Hull's research focuses on increasing HPV vaccine use, healthy eating, and physical activity, using implementation science approaches. Much of her work addresses health disparities among African American, Hispanic, and lowincome populations, in collaboration with community partners. Dr. Hull has over 12 years of experience as an investigator conducting community-engaged research.