Dr. Kohn-Wood’s research program Race, Ethnicity, Culture and Promotion of Strengths (RECAPS) focuses on race, ethnicity and culture in relation to the experience of psychological phenomena among diverse populations, with an emphasis on race-based protective factors and the promotion of positive coping and mental health among African Americans. Dr. Kohn-Wood has conducted community-based participatory action research and intervention projects with several community-based organizations in urban areas. She served as the founding director of the Master’s Program in Community & Social Change and, with colleagues, developed the Ph.D. Program in Community Well-Being at the University of Miami.
We are forever thankful for your contributions, dedication and the wisdom provided to our organization including the students we support! It is leaders like you that motivate all of us at the EPIC Foundation to continue to work hard ensuring more students succeed with their continued education and future career goals.
Thank you, Dr. Kohn-Wood!