North Carolina Latino Health Project (2013-2014)

This project was a collaboration among the Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research at Duke, El Futuro (a community mental health agency for the Durham and Orange County Latino population) and two Spanish-speaking churches in Durham. Team members worked with mental health providers, clergy and community members to develop an interpersonal violence and trauma educational intervention and delivered the intervention to the Latino population in church settings.

Timing

2013-2014

This Team in the News

Connecting Students with Research, Their Communities and the World

Faculty Lead Students in Life-changing Research Experiences

From Preparation to Implementation

The Power of the Gatekeepers

Formative First Durham Summer

Themes

Faculty/Staff Team Members

Sara Legrand, Duke Global Health Institute*
Kristen Shirey, School of Medicine - Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences*
Kristen Sullivan, Duke - Margolis Center for Health Policy*
Kathryn Whetten, Sanford School of Public Policy*

Graduate Team Members

Karmel Choi, Graduate School - PhD in Psychology

Undergraduate Team Members

Vinesh Kapil, Int Comparative Studies (AB)
Ruby Reed, Psychology (BS)

Community Team Members

Multiple Contributors, El Futuro (community mental health agency for Latino population)

* denotes team leader

Status

Completed, Archived