Deirdre Shires

Job Title: 
Assistant Professor
Office Location: 
104 Baker Hall
Phone: 
517-432-0087
Fax: 
517-353-3038
Email: 
shiresde@msu.edu
Education: 
  • PhD, Wayne State University
  • MPH, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • MSW, University of Michigan
  • BS, Michigan State University
Interests: 
  • Health disparities among sexual and gender minorities
  • Barriers to healthcare access for marginalized populations
  • Patient-provider communication
  • Structural bias in healthcare settings
  • Cancer screening and survivorship
Teaching: 
  • Theories of Groups, Organizations, and Communities
  • Research Methods