Latino Diabetes Initiative Team
Latino Advisory Board
The Latino Diabetes Initiative created the Latino Advisory Board in 2005 to develop future activities and strategies designed to increase the reach and effectiveness of the Latino Diabetes Initiative in the Boston area.
Morella Mendoza de Grossmann
Trustee, Joslin Diabetes Center
Dolores Acevedo-Garcia, MPA, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Society, Human Development and Health
Harvard School of Public Health
Hortensia Amaro, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Health Sciences
Director, Lawrence Center, Cambridge College
Director, ABCD Citywide Hispanic Center
Dharma E. Cortés, Ph.D.
Instructor, Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School
Health Systems Specialist, Diabetes Prevention and Control Program,
Department of Public Health
Executive Director, Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation
Producer, La Plaza, WGBH
Luis Valles, M.D.
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