Meet the FPHLP Staff

Cleopatra Howard Caldwell, PhD

Principal Investigator

Chair, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education

Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education

Director, Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture and Health

Co-Associate Director, Program for Research on Black Americans, Institute for Social Research

Sela Panapasa, PhD

Co-Investigator

Assistant Research Scientist, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research

Assistant Research Scientist, Program for Research on Black Americans, Institute for Social Research

Melissa A. Valerio, PhD, MPH

Evaluator

Regional Dean, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, San Antonio Regional Campus

Associate Professor, Health Promotion and Behavioral Science at The University of Texas School of Public Health, San Antonio Regional Campus

Dana L. Thomas, MPH

Program Director

Director, Public Health Practice

Hannah Hoelscher

Program Coordinator

 

Hallie Williams

Program Assistant