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Lessons Learned in Engaging Communities Report

LCH participated as one of 85 organizations to report on lessons learned in engaging communities to the Group Health Foundation. See all of the reports and an executive summary of findings at this link.   read more...

Upcoming LMSA-Organized Panel on Latinx Health

Join on September 7th for a panel organized by the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) on the impact of culture and identity on Latinx health.   read more...

Small Grant Recipients Announced!

The Latino Center for Health is pleased to announce five small pilot and partnership development projects that have been funded as part of our small grants program, totaling $70,000 for this year.   read more...

photo: Welcome SHPEP Students Maria, Shanol, and Roselynn to LCH!

Welcome SHPEP Students to LCH!

As part of the Summer Health Professions Education Program, LCH hosted three students from California with an interest in Latino health: Maria, Shanol, and Roselynn!   read more...

photo: Dr. Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola visits UW from UC Davis

Visit from UC Davis' Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola

Thank you to everyone who joined in welcoming Dr. Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola for his two-day visit to UW. Dr. Aguilar-Gaxiola is a renowned expert on minority mental health and the Director of the Center for Reducing Health Disparities at UC Davis.   read more...

photo: Clínica de Migrantes Film Trailer

Join us for Tuesday, May 29th Film Screening and Visit from Dr. Larson

Join us in welcoming Dr. Steven Larson as he presents his documentary Clínica de Migrantes on May 29th from 4:30pm-6pm in Hogness Auditorium, UW Health Sciences Building A420.   read more...

photo: LCH Travel Award Recipient Beth Bollinger Presents Findings at Health Communication Conference

LCH Travel Award Recipient Beth Bollinger Presents on Health Advocacy

PhD candidate in the Department of Communications, Beth Bollinger, recently presented findings on children as informal health advocates in Latino families at the Kentucky Conference on Health Communication.   read more...

29 UW Latinx Faculty Members Honored

As part of the second annual UW Latinx Faculty Recognition Event, the Latino Center for Health is proud to acknowledge 29 faculty members across the three UW campuses for their scholarly achievements for 2017-2018.   read more...

photo: Welcome New Latino Center for Health Staff!

Welcome New Staff!

We are pleased to welcome our two newest staff members to the Latino Center for Health, Natasha Ludwig-Barron and Daron Ryan.   read more...

photo: LCH Research Director Dr. India Ornelas Awarded $3 Million to Study Latina Mental Health

New NIH Grant to Study Latina Mental Health

Congratulations to Dr. India Ornelas on her recently awarded $3 million grant to test an intervention to reduce mental health disparities among Latina immigrant women   read more...

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