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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...

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: 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...

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...

photo: Fundraising Breakfast - Maria Hinojosa, Keynote Speaker

Latino Center for Health Fundraising Breakfast

On November 2, 2017, the Latino Center for Health hosted a fundraising breakfast with special guest speaker Maria Hinojosa.   read more...

photo: 2017 UW Latina and Latino Faculty Recognition Event

2017 UW Latina and Latino Faculty Recognition Event

The Latino Center for Health at UW hosted the inaugural Latinx Faculty Recognition Event on May 16, honoring the scholarly achievements of 19 Latina and Latino faculty across the tri-campuses of the University of Washington for 2016-2017.   read more...

State invests $500,000 in first Latino center for health in WA

Critical funds to be used to advance research and improve health practices   read more...

photo: Dolores Huerta awarded inaugural health justice award

Dolores Huerta awarded inaugural health justice award

On November 18, 2014 the Latino Center for Health awarded Dolores Huerta with the inaugural Health Justice Award at our scholarship breakfast.   read more...


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