Department of

Public Health Seminars:


Topic: The Strong Black Woman and metabolic syndrome: Preliminary results from pilot work to explore social determinants of health in high risk communities

University of Virginia School of Nursing, PhD, Nursing, December 2013|
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, BS, Nursing, 2007|
Medical College of Virginia, MA, Public Health, 1999|
University of Virginia, BA, Anthropology/Pre-health, 1996|



Doctor looking at child patientSince 1976, the Chesterfield Family Medicine Residency, a community-based program with a strong university affiliation, has trained family medicine residents while serving Southside Richmond, suburban Chesterfield County and surrounding rural areas.

The curriculum maintains a balance between service and education with rotations at Lucy Corr Nursing Home, CJW Medical Center and Crossover Health Clinic. We are proud that a high percentage of Chesterfield Family Medicine Residency graduates remain in the commonwealth of Virginia to pursue their careers.