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Alejandra Mendez: Overcoming Hurdles to Boost Latino Health

Discrimination. Micro-aggressions. Going back to college with kids. With a mother who overcame these hurdles as an immigrant to the U.S. from Honduras, Alejandra Mendez...

Claudia Chavez: Pushing for Culturally Competent Healthcare for All

If you need someone with a variety of experience in health fields, Claudia Chavez has it. Neuroscience? Check. Healthcare administration? Check. Delivering a baby (as part of...

Adrianna Acevedo-Fontanez: Boosting Health in Puerto Rico

Adrianna Acevedo-Fontanez celebrates her Puerto Rican heritage through music and food, such as using “el castero” to stew rice or fighting for “el pegao.” But...

Sonia Fragoso: Giving Back and Helping Latinos

Sonia Fragoso developed a passion to help other people thanks to her parents, who gave up their own desires and worked hard to give...

Iris Guzman: Caring Nature Drives a Desire to Boost Public Health

What’s better than waking up to an encouraging text message? Iris Guzman, thanks in part to supportive texts each morning from her father and her...

Claudia Sanchez Lucas: Curiosity to Improve Latino Minds

Claudia Sanchez Lucas is described by many as humble, a trait learned from her mom and dad. Lucas is also strong and resilient, with a...