Deborah Parra-Medina
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Dr. Parra-Medina is professor of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies at The University of Texas at Austin and Director of the Latino Research Institute. Dr. Parra-Medina’s research and teaching focuses on promoting health, understanding health disparities in heart disease, diabetes and cancer, and community-based interventions among under-served and minority populations, including Latinos.

Typical student contributions to my research
data collection
data management
literature reviews
develop health education materials
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