Angela Banitt Duncan, PhD
Senior Research Associatae
Angela Banitt Duncan, PhD, is a senior research associate
with the University of Kansas Center for Telemedicine & Telehealth.
Her broad clinical and research interests include preventing chronic
disease and promoting health behavior change. She is especially
interested in utilizing distance technology to deliver cognitive-behavioral
health services and education to underserved and rural areas. She
is currently involved with a project that integrates distance education
with telehealth technology. This project is supported through a
federally funded grant.
Dr. Duncan earned her bachelor's degree from Wisconsin Lutheran
College and her master's degree in clinical psychology from
the University of Kansas. She completed her internship at the University
of Mississippi Medical Center – VA Medical Center in Jackson,
MS. She recently earned her doctoral degree in clinical
psychology, health psychology emphasis, at KU. Her dissertation
involved investigating the impact of health-related quality of
life on health behavior change and adherence to weight loss treatment.