Kiara Alvarez, Ph.D.

PhD Investigator Clinical
Disparities Research Unit, Mass General Research Institute
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD University of Texas, Austin 2014
clinical care; community health; health disparities; hispanic populations; immigrant youth; immigration; mental health; shared decision making; suicide; suicide risk The mission of the Disparities Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital is to generate innovative health and health services research that helps shape policy, practice, and service delivery to reduce disparities and improve the well-being of diverse populations. Utilizing collaborative approaches with researchers, clinicians and community agencies, the unit supports an array of research activities as well as nurtures a core of junior researchers. The Disparities Research Unit brings a strong focus on community-based and applied interventions to improve service delivery for diverse populations.
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