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John Dovidio

Senior Advisor in the Faculty of Arts Sciences; Carl I. Hovland Professor of Psychology and Professor in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Prof Psychology; Professor

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John Dovidio

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Professor Dovidio's work centers around issues of social power and social relations, both between groups and between individuals. He explores both conscious (explicit) and unconscious (implicit) influences on how people think about, feel about, and behave toward others based on group membership and its implications for health and healthcare disparities. He alsp studies ways for reducing the negative impact of conscious and unconscious biases.

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