GIHH WEBINAR

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Informational Webinar

ABOUT US

The Institute supports efforts to advance the health of the Hispanic community and works closely with stakeholders to ensure that the needs of the population are addressed through innovative research to develop new drugs and life-saving therapies. Its programs are closely linked to the Texas A&M Healthy Texas Initiative to improve the health of populations throughout the state.

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

for Global Institute for Hispanic Health

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Global Institute for Hispanic Health
Awards Inaugural Seed Grants

The Texas A&M and Driscoll Children’s Hospital Global Institute for Hispanic Health (GIHH) awarded grant funding to four research teams in its inaugural Clinical Research Seed Grant program. The program provides research seed funding for clinical, translational and health services research projects primarily aimed at eliminating health care disparities in Hispanic communities.

Indra K. Reddy

INDRA K. REDDY, PhD

FOUNDING DEAN

TEXAS A&M RANGEL COLLEGE OF PHARMACY

Eric Hamon

ERIC HAMON

PRESIDENT AND CEO

DRISCOLL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

Kenneth S. Ramos

KENNETH S. RAMOS, MD, PhD

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TEXAS A&M INSTITUTE OF BIOSCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

Mary Dale Peterson

MARY DALE PETERSON, MD

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO

DRISCOLL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

Jaime Fergie

JAIME FERGIE, M.D.

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

DRISCOLL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

MISSION

Engaging the Hispanic community in healthcare research by providing access to clinical studies through strategic partnerships.

VISION

Global leader in providing the Hispanic community with increased access to the benefits of healthcare research.

FOCUS

Research on diabetes and obesity, asthma, infectious diseases, neurological disorders, cancer, and the opioid epidemic.