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¬°Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Latino Center for Health

The first research center in Washington with a singular focus on advancing Latino health


The Latino Center for Health provides leadership for community-engaged research through capacity building and authentic partnerships with community stakeholders to promote impactful improvements in the health and well-being of Latinx communities in Washington state, regionally, and nationally.



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photo: Welcome New Health Services Faculty Member and LCH Affiliate!

Welcome New Health Services Faculty Member and LCH Affiliate!

We welcome a new faculty member to the Department of Health Services, Dr. Barbara Baquero, who will be collaborating with the Latino Center for Health in her research activities. Dr. Baquero is committed towards advancing health equity among Latinx communities in the US, with an emphasis on promoting active lifestyles and healthy diets.   read more...

Community-Academic Partnership Assessing Agricultural Workers' Health

Featuring Latino Center for Health co-director Dr. Gino Aisenberg, this article talks about how the Schools of Social Work, Public Health, and Medicine are collaborating with Community to Community Development (C2C)--a woman-led grassroots organization in Bellingham, WA--to assess health disparities among Washington state agricultural workers.   read more...

photo: Welcome New LCH Faculty and Staff!

Welcome New LCH Faculty and Staff!

We welcome two new members to the LCH team--Dr. Maggie Ramirez and Mikaela Freundlich.   read more...