Preventing Diabetes in Latino Youth and Families Research Lab

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Sponsoring College, Department, School or Center: 
Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Faculty Name: 
Dr. Gabriel Shaibi
Preferred Skills or Majors: 

Students bilingual in Spanish and English are highly encouraged to apply.

Closing Date: 
December 10, 2021
Location or Campus: 
Downtown Campus
Hours Per Week: 

Desired Academic Year: 
Project Description: 

- Commit 9 hrs/wk
- Recruit and screen research participants
- Become familiar with stages of a research process
- Participate in the analysis and dissemination of study results
- Participate in weekly lab meetings with study PI, study physician, students and staff (Mondays from 11am to 1pm)
- Observe a 4-month, family-centered, lifestyle intervention at a local YMCA, and family diabetes prevention consultations with a registered dietitian
- And more!

Application Instructions and Contact Info: 

Highly motivated candidates, contact Allison Williams at before December 10th, 2021.