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Deliana Garcia

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Credential
MA
First Name
Deliana
Last Name
Garcia
State
Texas
Organization
Migrant Clinicians Network
Title
Director, International Projects, Research and Development
City
Austin
Type of organization
Non-Profit
Bio

As the Director of International Projects, Research, and Development for the Migrant Clinicians Network Deliana Garcia has dedicated more than thirty years to the health and wellness needs of migrant and other underserved populations. She has worked in the areas of reproductive health, sexual and intimate partner violence, access to primary care and infectious disease control and prevention. Ms. Garcia is responsible for the development and coordination of an international health data transfer system to make available across international borders the health records of migrants diagnosed with infectious and chronic diseases. She has served as the Principal Investigator or member of the research team for a number of studies addressing topics such as, sexual and intimate partner violence prevention among Latino migrant and immigrant families, trauma in transit for migrants crossing international borders and emotionally-charged dialogue between patients and health care providers. Ms. Garcia is certified by the state of Texas as a Community Health Worker Instructor.

Occupation
Public Health

History

Member for
7 years 38 weeks
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