Ryon Cobb, PhD2014-2015 RCMAR Fellow, USC Schaeffer Center
Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Georgia
Ryon Cobb, PhD's Bio
Ryon Cobb was a 2014-2015 RCMAR Fellow at the USC Schaeffer Center. His RCMAR project was Health Shocks and Health Behavior Change: An Intersectionality Approach. Cobb received his Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology from Florida State University. His research areas include: medical sociology; race and ethnicity; and family, life course, and aging. He is currently a K12 Scholar, receiving funding from the Georgia Clinical and Translational Science Association, working toward his long-term goal of improving the renal health of older adults by assessing the contribution of gene-environment interactions to renal aging among older Black adults.