Faculty & Staff
Teresa Eliot Roberts, PhD, RN, ANP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing
Areas of Expertise
Intersection of Culture and Health, Immigrant Health, Immigrants in the Healthcare Sector, Adolescent Health, Primary Care, Gynecology
Dr. Roberts' research has focused on how culture intersects with healthcare, focusing on health beliefs, Brazilians in the US, and immigrant workers in the healthcare sector. She has worked as a nurse practitioner and RN in primary care, gynecology, and adolescent health in the US, Mexico and El Salvador. Dr. Roberts has taught in the Department of Nursing at UMass Boston since 2004.