Under the direction of Principal Investigators Sandra Daley, MD and Vivian M. Reznik, MD, MPH ,   the UCSD CRCHD provides the leadership, infrastructure and resources to achieve the following goals:

  • Expand minority health and health disparities research activities by conducting interdisciplinary biomedical, clinical, behavioral, and community-based applied research. Focus areas include the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of Cardiovascular, Hepatic, Glomerular diseases, HIV/AIDS, and Hypertension in Hispanic, African American, Native American, and other populations at risk for health disparities.

  • Provide health information to minority and other underserved communities, as well as inform the scientific and professional communities about health disparities; and promote the participation of health disparity groups in biomedical and behavioral research.

  • Prepare new investigators to conduct culturally relevant research in minority health and health disparities.


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