Center for Health Equity

A Program of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute


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Workforce Development

The Center for Health Equity works to achieve health equity through workforce development. Our research training programs for University of Minnesota undergraduate and health professional students (medical, pharmacy, public health, nursing, and dental) are the cornerstone of our Research Training and Education Core and help to build a pipeline for students to become high quality academicians and health professionals working toward the goal of health equity.

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2013 Undergraduate Research Program

2013 URP Scholars

Olufemi Adams, UMN - College of Liberal Arts
Mentor(s): Susie Nanney, PhD & Caitlin Caspi, PhD

Sudip Bhandari, St Olaf College
Iris Borowsky, MD, PhD

Amy Blakeslee, College of St Scholastica
Sarah Cusick, PhD

Paris Delaney, UMN - College of Liberal Arts
Ruby Nguyen, PhD

G. Mauricio Mejia Ramirez, School of Design
Simone French, PhD

Nhat Duong, Normandale Community College
Amir Moheet, MD

Mnwabisi Mbangata, UMN - College of Biological Sciences
James Cloyd, PharmD

Waru Iru Mburu, Macalester College
Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD, M.P.H

Arwa Osman (Mohammed), St Olaf College
Lauren Martin, PhD

Sasha Orange, UMN - School of Nursing
Janet Thomas, PhD

Kevin Siem, UMN - College of Liberal Arts
Kathleen Thomas, PhD

Nayar Valente, St Olaf College
Julie Ostrander, PhD

Chelsea Wagner, UMN - CEHD
Cari Clark, PhD

Amanda Wanous, UMN - College of Biological Sciences
Rebecca Shlafer, PhD

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2013 Advanced Research Program

2013 ARP Scholars

Rachael Harlos, School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan Everson-Rose, PhD

Ashley Hasti, School of Medicine
Mentor: Mindy Kurzer, PhD

Sarah Hoffman, School of Nursing
Mentor: Cheryl Robertson, PhD, MPH, RN

Angela Jeong, School of Pharmacy
Mentor: Ling Li, PhD

G. Mauricio Mejia Ramirez, School of Design
Mentor: Simone French, PhD

Malek Okour, School of Pharmacy
Mentor: Richard Brundage, PharmD, PhD

Rebecca Pulk , School of Pharmacy
Mentor: Pamala Jacobson, PharmD

Youssef Roman , School of Pharmacy
Mentor: Robert Straka, PharmD

David Satzer, School of Medicine
Mentor: Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD

Dane Schaleben-Boateng, School of Medicine
Mentor: Michele Allen, MD, MS

Joyce Trost, School of Medicine - Physical Therapy
Mentor: Teresa Kimberley, PT, PhD

Anthony Wiseman, School of Medicine
Mentor: Pamala Jacobson, PharmD

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  • Last modified on November 14, 2012