Team | Cancer Center Partnership

Leadership

Maria Elena Martinez, PhD

Lead Principal Investigator
Professor, UC San Diego

Elva Arredondo, PhD

Lead Principal Investigator
Professor, San Diego State University

Sheila Crowe, MD

Principal Investigator
Professor, UC San Diego

Mark Sussman, PhD

Principal Investigator
Distinguished Professor of Biology, San Diego State University


Core Leadership and Research Faculty

Samir Gupta, MD

Core Co-lead, Outreach Core
Associate Professor, UC San Diego

Hala Madanat, PhD

Core Co-lead, Planning & Evaluation Core
Professor, San Diego State University

Roland Wolkowicz, PhD

Core Co-lead
Research Education Core Professor, San Diego State University.

Pablo Tamayo, PhD

Research Education Core Temporary Co-Lead
Professor, UC San Diego

Jesse Nodora, DrPH

Co-Investigator, Outreach Core
Adjunct Professor, UC San Diego

Andrew Kummel, PhD

Research Project Co-Lead
Professor, UC San Diego

Natalie Gude, PhD

Research Project Co-Lead
Assistant Professor, San Diego State University

Sheila Castañeda, PhD

Research Project Co-Lead
Assistant Professor, San Diego State University


Program Staff

Bilge Pakiz, EdD

Program Manager, UC San Diego

Jill Nery, MPH

Program Manager, San Diego State University

Valesca Largaespada, MPH

Research Assistant, UC San Diego

Jennifer Caffrey

Administrative Coordinator, San Diego State University

Balambal Bharti, PhD

Clinical Research Coordinator, UC San Diego

Carolina López De La Torre, MPH

Community Health Educator (CHE); Project Coordinator, San Diego State University

Myriam Ivette Acosta, MS

Sr. Community Health Educator, UC San Diego

Lita Hinton

Program Assistant, UC San Diego

Daniel Barlam, MA

Research Education Coordinator, San Diego State University

Joanna Lopez MSPH

Planning & Evaluation Coordinator, San Diego State University

Monica Hernandez

Patient Navigator, Family Health Centers of San Diego

José Gabriel López

Promotor, Family Health Centers of San Diego

Mirna Diaz

Promotor, Family Health Centers of San Diego

Jessica Haughton, MPH, MA

Program Development, San Diego State University