Ricardo Wray, PhD

Ricardo Wray, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Community Health, Divison of Behavioral Science/Health Education, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University

Research Interest

Promotion of cancer prevention and control through individual behavior change, provider-patient interaction, news coverage and policy initiatives. Also, shared decision making and informed consent regarding screening, treatment and participation in research in the African-American community.


  • 1991: MS, communication, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
  • 2000: PhD, communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Selected Research Publications