Current Studies


Leveraging Bio-Cultural Mechanisms to Maximize the Impact of Multi-Level Preventable Disease Interventions with Southwest Populations

Principal Investigator: Flavio F. Marsiglia, PhD, Regents' Professor and Director, Global Center for Applied Health Research, School of Social Work

Funding: National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, U54 2U54MD002316 (2017-2022)

Multi-level Effects of a Parenting Intervention for Enhancing Latino Youth Health Behaviors

Principal Investigator: Sonia Vega-López, PhD, FAHA, Associate Professor, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion

Follow-up of a Culturally-Grounded Diabetes Prevention Program for Obese Latino Adolescents

Principal Investigator: Gabe Shaibi, PhD, Associate Professor and Director, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Enhancing Culturally-Informed Health Care Services for Women affected by Female Genital Cutting in Arizona

Principal Investigator: Crista Johnson-Agbakwu, MD, MSc, FACOG, Research Assistant Professor and  Director, SIRC Office of Refugee Health, School of Social Work