"Belonging is a fundamental human need that all people are driven to satisfy."
Dr. Chris Rozek's work has been cited in the U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy's 2023 advisory, Our Epidemic of Loneliness and Isolation The U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory on the Healing Effects of Social Connection and Community (Current Priorities of the U.S. Surgeon General). The advisory cites "Belonging: A Review of Conceptual Issues, an Integrative Framework, and Directions for Future Research" by Kelly-Ann Allen, Margaret L Kern, Christopher S. Rozek, Dennis McInereney, and George M Slavich. You can read the full text of the article at Taylor & Francis Online.