Dr. Shufang Sun is an Assistant Professor at Brown University School of Public Health. Her research focuses on addressing minority stress and mental health among marginalized communities through innovative, evidence-based methods, particularly via mHealth and mindfulness. Specific to mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs), her work has primarily focused on using systematic review and meta-analytic methods to understand the effectiveness of MBIs across various populations, as well as the utility of MBI for disease prevention and management. With various NIH grants support, her work has concerned racial, sexual, and gender minorities in the U.S. and globally. Dr. Sun is a meditation practitioner and licensed psychologist.
This profile was last updated on January 10, 2022