Department of Psychology and Sociology - College of Liberal Arts - Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Dr. Pamela Meyer

Dr. Pamela Meyer

Pamela S. Meyer teaches social research methods, medical sociology, food and society, and population.  She is also an Honor Mentor.

Her research focuses on health disparities, especially for Mexican-Americans. Her research has focused on health issues among minorities and the more vulnerable including colonias residents and Nueces County homeless.  Her work has appeared in Journal of Maps, Journal of Public Management & Social Policy, Annals of Epidemiology, Behavioral Medicine, National Civic Review, and the Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Science.  She was the Principal Investigator the 2010 and 2013 Coastal Bend's Community Health Needs Assessment.  Currently, she is completing a paper (with Dr. Lucy Huang) on spatial and social factors influencing elderly's access to health care in the Coastal Bend area.