Board member

Gustavo Loera, EdD

Current Position:

Educational and Mental Health Policy Research, Center for Reducing Health Disparities, UC Davis

Gustavo Loera’s work and research focuses on three key areas: (1) advancing community-and-school-defined solutions to reduce health and behavioral health disparities using a community-based participatory research approach, specifically aimed at prevention and early intervention strategies, (2) promoting equity and access in urban education through career technical education, specifically capacity-building and policy implications that increases ethnic underrepresented youths’ school engagement and career pathway interests, and (3) developing and implementing a culturally and linguistically competent health care model for underserved communities.

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