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Adela De la Torre

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Adela De la Torre

Professor and Chair, Chicana/o Studies Program
University of California, Davis
Expertise: 
health care access in the Latino community
financial issues in the Latino community
U.S.-Mexico border health issues

Biography

Adela de la Torre, director and professor of the Chicana/o Studies Program, studies health care access and finance issues that affect the Latino community as well as border health issues. From 1996 to 2002, De la Torre was director of the Mexican American Studies and Research Center at the University of Arizona, where she developed and directed the Border Academy, a summer institute that explored issues unique to the U.S.-Mexico border. An economist, De la Torre is the author of "Sana, Sana: Mexican Americans and Health" and "Moving from the Margins: A Chicana's View of Public Policy."

2109 Hart Hall
University of California at Davis
Davis  California  95616
United States
Office Phone: 
(530) 752-3904

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