Ph.D. Student Profile
EducationB.A. Social Sciences, University of Puerto Rico
M.P.H. Biostatistics, University of Puerto Rico
Research Interests & ProjectsMy research focuses on the effects of social relationships on health among older Hispanic adults in the US. I’m also interested in the mechanisms through which population migration and health interplay and the mediating role of social support systems.
My current research explores the psychosocial determinants of age-associated change in health among older Puerto Rican adults in the US and Puerto Rico.