The mission of the Latino Center for Health is to provide leadership in promoting the health and well-being of Latinos in Washington State, regionally and nationally, across the lifespan. Through innovative community-engaged, interdisciplinary research in the areas of physical and mental health, occupational and environmental health and violence and injury prevention, the Latino Center for Health helps inform practice and policies that advance meaningful improvements in the health of diverse Latino communities in culturally responsive ways.
Save the Date!
Thursday, November 2nd, 2017, 7:30-9:00 am
The Hub Lyceum Ball Room
University of Washington
Keynote Speaker: Maria Hinojosa
Maria Hinojosa is one of the United State’s most prominent Latina journalists. Hinojosa is the host and executive producer of National Public Radio’s Latino USA and anchor and executive producer of the PBS show America by the Numbers. Hinojosa will speak about the impact immigration has on mental health and what is can and is being done to address the issue.