Improving Heart Health Among The Latino Community In Los Angeles Using The Promotora Model

Join the SC CTSI community forum on Sep 12 to discuss an exemplary project of community-engaged research.

September 02, 2013

You will learn about:

  • Promotora Training (In-person and via Webinar)
  • Community Outreach
  • Promotoras as Partners in Research
  • The Role of Technology and Social Media
  • Lessons Learned

Date and Time:

  • Thursday, September 12, 2013
  • 8:30 – 12:30 PM


  • Braille Institute
  • 741 N. Vermont Ave. Los Angeles 
  • Parking: Free parking available behind the building on New Hampshire Ave.

For RSVP and questions: Email Mayra Rubio-Diaz, Administrative Assistant, Community Engagement, SC CTSI

The project received funds from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to support activities that aim to promote heart health among underserved and minority populations.

Event is presented by: Vision y Compromiso, Dr. Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, USC Keck School of Medicine, and the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute (SC CTSI)


NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.