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Yoshie Sano's Research Human Development


Yoshie Sano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
of Human Development
Human Development
Phone: (360) 546-9124
Fax: (360) 546-9076
Office VMCB 219
Support Staff: Sarah Pimentel


Family well-being of low-income households including parenting in the context of family relationships, the economic well-being of low-income families, and family health issues. My current research projects include a multi-state longitudinal research project, Rural Families Speak about Health, which examines interactions of individual, family, community, and policy contexts on the mental, physical, and dental health of diverse rural, low-income families.

  • Families in Poverty
  • Rural Families
  • Co-pareting
  • Health issues


  • Ph.D. 2005 Human Development and Family Sciences at Oregon State University
  • M.A. 1997 Psychology University of Oregon