Brown Bag Lecture:
Effects of lead exposure on blood pressure
Monica Bastos Paoliello, PhD
State University of Londrina
Brown Bag Lecture:
Inequalities in Health Service Use among Former Inmates: Implications for Race/ Ethnic Health Disparities
Kathryn M. Nowotny, PhD
University of Miami
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
CRUSADA Faculty Featured on NIH Website
Preventing HIV/AIDS in Recent Latino Immigrants
More CRUSADA News
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Florida International University has been awarded a $12.7 million National Institutes of Health grant through the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Three CRUSADA researchers --- Dr. Mario De La Rosa, Director of CRUSADA; Dr. Patria Rojas, Senior Behavioral Health Scientist; and Dr. Mariana Sanchez, Postdoctoral Associate --- are members of the interdisciplinary research team.
This multi-year national study will investigate substance use and adolescent brain development.
Brain MRI slide of a girl. Actual patient and clinic names have been omitted.
Led by Dr. Raul Gonzalez, Associate Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Immunology and faculty member at the FIU Center for Children and Families (CCF), the team will integrate the collective expertise of researchers from the College of Arts & Sciences and the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work.
The FIU research project site is supported by the NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse (U01 DA 041156-01; PI: Gonzalez).
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