Jolaade Kalinowski

Assistant Professor

Educational Background:

  • Ed.D., Health Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • M.A., Health Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • B.A. Communication, Legal Institution, Economics and Government, American University

Professional Interests:

  • Role of stress in cardiovascular health disparities
  • Role of ethnic identity on health
  • Women’s health
  • Social determinants of health

Selected Publications

  1. Kalinowski, J., ***Wurtz, H., **Baird, M., & Willen, S. Shouldering the load yet again: Black women’s experiences of stress during COVID-19. (in press). SSM-Mental Health.


  1. Watson, R. J., Morgan, E., Collibee, C., Kalinowski, J., Cunningham, C., Edelman, E. J., Chan, P & Eaton, L. A. (2022). Substance use and healthcare utilization across the Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) care cascade among Black and Latino men who have sex with men. Substance Use & Misuse, 1-10.


  1. Kalinowski, J., ***Layland, E. K., Eaton, L. A., & Watson, R. J. (2022). Strong ethnic identity buffers the association of heterosexism with substance use among Black sexual minority men. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s40615-022-01312-8


  1. Kalinowski, J., Talbert, R. D., ***Woods, B., Langford, A., Cole, H., Barcelona, V., Crusto, C & Taylor, J. Y. (2022). Police discrimination and depressive symptoms in African American women: The Intergenerational impact of genetic and psychological factors on blood pressure study. Health Equity6(1), 527-532.

Dr. Kalinowski is accepting graduate students for Fall 2023.

Jolaade Kalinowski
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