Archive for the ‘Diversity’ Category

Collaborator Spotlight: Dr. Frank Pérez

Jeanny Reither - Thursday, 22 June 2017 04:35

Frank G. Pérez, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Communication at the University of Texas at El Paso. His research examines strategies for the effective transmission of health information among Spanish-speaking populations and the representation of Mexican-Americans in popular culture.


Sunglasses are for Everyone’s UV Protection

Klein Buendel - Wednesday, 10 May 2017 09:28

As summer draws near, the calendar reminds us that May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Sunglasses can help protect everyone’s eyes from the sun’s harmful rays.


Caminemos Juntas: A Smartphone App for Connecting Latinas for Walking

Dr. Valerie Myers - Friday, 31 March 2017 09:13

Caminemos Juntas, an NIH-funded study developing a prototype smartphone app for use with 18-45 year old Latinas, was presented by Dr. Valerie Myers from Klein Buendel at the 38th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in San Diego, California in March.


Collaborator Spotlight: Dr. Areli Chacón Silva

Jeanny Reither - Friday, 10 March 2017 09:19

Areli Chacón Silva, PhD is the Interim Director of the Leadership Studies Programs at the University of Texas at El Paso.


Promoting African American Health with Photos

Jeanny Reither - Wednesday, 1 February 2017 08:28

February is African American History Month – an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. It is also a month to promote healthy, traditional African American foods.