Dr. La Fleur F. Small is a professor of sociology at Wright State University. She is the director of the applied behavioral science master’s program and holds a joint appointment with the Boonshoft Medical School. La Fleur holds several appointments on editorial boards of social science and health journals, including the Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. She has served as a grant reviewer for numerous agencies, including the Ford Foundation Pre-doctoral, Doctoral, and Post-doctoral Fellowships. La Fleur enjoys teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses that focus on her areas of specialty, including medical sociology and epidemiology.