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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

Arizona: Dr. Cecilia Rosales Named Interim Associate Dean of Community Engagement and Outreach

Dr. Cecilia Rosales associate dean of Phoenix Programs and professor of public health at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has been appointed interim associate dean of community engagement and outreach programs.

Dr. Rosales has more than 28 years of experience in program development and implementation, public health administration and policy and health disparities research related to the Southwest and border region. Her understanding of the region has resulted in a unique contribution to the body of knowledge associated with border and binational health in general, and has strengthened community-based participatory research and collaboration in the Southwest.

The U.S.-Mexico Border Health Commission, the Arizona-Mexico Commission, the Border Governors and the state health departments in Arizona and Sonora have benefited from her innovative and creative strategies for strengthening the public-health infrastructure in this region.