The mission of The Connecticut Center for Eliminating Health Disparities among Latinos(CEHDL) is to contribute to the elimination of health disparities among Latino(a)s through the formation of human resources, community-based research, and culturally appropriate outreach/extension. CEHDL is an EXPORT Center funded by the NIH Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities. CEHDL is structured as a consortium led by The University of Connecticut (PI: Rafael Pérez-Escamilla) in close partnership with The Hispanic Health Council (Co-PI: Grace Damio), and Hartford Hospital (Co-PI: Laurine Bow). CEHDL has four cores and coordinates a type 2 diabetes randomized community trial.
Senior Program Assistant
Assistant Director, Research Core
Cancer Screening among Racial/Ethnic and Insurance Groups in the United States: A Comparison of Disparities in 2000 and 2008
Race, Ethnicity, and NIH Research Awards
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Postpartum Depression Care Among Low-Income Women