Professor Elliott came to the University of Nevada, Reno as an Assistant Professor in 1996 after completing her Ph.D. and post-doctoral fellowship at The Johns Hopkins University. She was tenured and promoted to Associate Professor in 2002 and promoted to Full Professor in 2014. Her research revolves around the study of social determinants of physical and psychological well-being.
Social determinants of health
Causes of consequence of mental illness stigma
Institutional transformation towards greater diversity
Health inequalities: gender, race, and socioeconomic status
Health consequences of military service
Religion, spirituality, and well-being
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