Written by The New Pittsburgh Courier
Anthony Robins, PhD., has been named director of programs and research for Uzuri, a Research Think Tank on African American Educational Success at Robert Morris University.
Robins is a psychiatric epidemiologist who has engaged in public health research for nearly 20 years.
Most recently, he was public health advisor and director of federal, state, and foundation programs and compliance at the Woodland Hills School District.
His work at RMU will include isolating the factors shared by successful Black men and determining how to foster those traits throughout the African-American community. Uzuri is funded through The Heinz Endowments.