Latino Health Reports Published by National Agencies

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionDiagnoses and Prevalence of HIV Infection Among Hispanics or Latinos - United States, 2008-2013Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR); October 9, 2015 / 64(39); 1097-103U.S. Department of Health and Human...

CDC Job Opportunities

Public Health Advisor Link:  Who May Apply: This vacancy is open to current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) employees with competitive...

Guitele Rahill: Making a Difference in Haiti

CRUSADA Alumna Dr. Guitele Rahill, a graduate of Florida International University (2008; PhD, Social Welfare) who successfully completed the CRUSADA PhD Student Scholars in Health Disparities training program, is part of a research team at the University of South...

CRUSADA and Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Update on Latest Collaboration:    CRUSADA has been working with FIU's Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU-COM) to advance the research infrastructure at FIU to conduct transdisciplinary behavioral and social research on the sociocultural determinants of...

APHA 2013

  Think Global Act Local: Best Practices Around the World APHA's 141st Annual Meeting and Exposition November 2-6, 2013 Boston, MA Annual Meeting & Exposition The theme of the 2013 the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition is...

Elena Cyrus: Global Health Researcher and Epidemiologist

CRUSADA Alumna Not far from the ancient ruins and majestic views of Machu Picchu, Peru, CRUSADA alumna Elena Cyrus aims to improve global health through her work in the Yale University Global Health Equity Scholars Program. Working in Lima, Peru, as a Yale...

Crusada News

NIH Grant Award (U54):

Brown Bag Lecture (10/25):
Sara M. St. George, PhD
Assistant Professor
Public Health Sciences
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Brown Bag Lecture (11/08):
Jose Felix Colon Burgos, MS DrPH
Investigador Evaluador de Sistemas de Salud, NIH Diversity Fellow, Proyecto Sindemias

NIMHD Awards Endowment to FIU (PIs: Gil, De La Rosa)
Endowment makes FIU regional hub for the study of HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, obesity, and diabetes

NIAAA Awards R01 Grant to Dr. De La Rosa
Study will Examine Alcohol Use among Recent Latino Immigrants

Dr. Kanamori, CRUSADA Postdoctoral Fellow, Awarded NIH K99/R00 Grant
First investigator from College of Public Health & Social Work to receive an NIH Pathway to Independence Award

CRUSADA/C-SALUD PhD Fellow wins at 2016 Florida Research Symposium
Stephanie Diez won 1st Place in Social Sciences Category for presentation on problem videogame play in children & youth

NIH Awards $12.7 Million to FIU
Three CRUSADA Researchers are Members of Interdisciplinary Team

Frank Dillon Awarded R15 grant from NIMHD
Affiliated faculty member Frank Dillion was awarded a R15 to conduct a study of HIV testing among at risk Latino men

USAID Report
C-SALUD Postdoctoral Scholar authors report titled “Indicators of Child Deprivation in Sub-Saharan Africa”

CRUSADA Faculty Featured on NIH Website
Preventing HIV/AIDS in Recent Latino Immigrants