Center Staff

Staff Profiles

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Dr. Melawhy Garcia

Melawhy Garcia, Ph.D., MPH
Director
Assistant Professor
Melawhy.Garcia@csulb.edu

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Natalia Gatdula

Natalia Gatdula, MPH
Research Associate
Program Manager
Natalia.Gatdula@csulb.edu

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Mayra Rascón, MPH

Mayra Rascón, MPH
Doctoral Fellow

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Patricia Trinidad

Patricia Trinidad, MPH
Project Manager
Patricia.Trinidad@csulb.edu

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Jacqueline Garay

Jacqueline Garay
Assistant Project Coordinator
Jacqueline.Garay@student.csulb.edu

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Alex Garbanati

Alex Garbanati
Technology & Graphics Coordinator
Alex.Garbanati@csulb.edu

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Janet Ortiz

Janet Ortiz
Research Assistant

 

Former Staff

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Dr. Britt Rios-Ellis

Britt Rios-Ellis, Ph.D.
Founding Director

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Mara Bird profile

Mara Bird, Ph.D.
Former Director
View Dr. Bird's Farewell Letter

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Diana Aguirre

Diana Aguirre, MPH, CHES
Former Program Manager
Read Diana Aguirre's Farewell Letter