Barbara Baquero, PhD, MPH, University of Iowa

Barbara Baquero FinalBarbara Baquero is an Assistant Professor at the University of Iowa College of Public Health, Department of Community and Behavioral Health, and Deputy Director of the University of Iowa Prevention Research Center. Dr. Baquero’s research focuses on reducing health inequalities in obesity and chronic diseases through the understanding of the social, cultural and structural correlates of health, and the implications for intervention development, implementation and dissemination of interventions for Latinos and underserved communities, all through academic-community partnerships.


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