Hispanic Communities and the All of Us Research Program

UAHS
OPA (Office of Public Affairs)
Cancer Center
Diversity - UAHS
Research Administration - UAHS
College of Medicine - Tucson
Diversity - Medicine
October 8, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm

 

Hispanic Communities and the All of Us Research Program

We will discuss specific issues to consider when conducting research in Hispanic populations, and the value of the All of Us Research Program in advancing precision medicine in service of Hispanic communities and other groups underrepresented in biomedical research.

 


Francisco Moreno, MD

Associate Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion    

Dr. Moreno is tenured professor of psychiatry at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. He has been conducting research in biology and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders. His work has been funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health, private foundations, and collaborations with industry. He has supervised and mentored a number of interdisciplinary students, residents, research fellows and junior faculty.
Dr. Moreno serves as associate vice president for diversity and inclusion at the University of Arizona Health Sciences, supporting and promoting efforts by our campus community to increase the breadth and depth of diversity in the health workforce; promote a climate of inclusion; and support curricular content to address the needs of our increasingly diverse population.

 

 

Event Location: 

College of Medicine - Tucson, room 2117