Chair

Patricia Molina, M.D., Ph.D.

Richard Ashman Professor and Chair
Director, Alcohol & Drug Abuse Center of Excellence
Department of Physiology
Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Louisiana State University
1901 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA  70112
(504) 568-6187 – phone
(504) 568-6158 - fax
pmolin@lsuhsc.edu

Membership and Conference Coordinator

Melissa Prestwood

Department Coordinator
1901 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA  70112
(504) 568-6178 - phone
(504) 568-6158 - fax
mpres3@lsuhsc.edu

Membership Subcommittee

Co-Chair

Miguel Angel Cano, Ph.D., MPH

AssistantProfessor
Florida International University
Department of Epidemiology
11200 Southwest 8th Street
AHC 5-488
Miami, FL 33199 
(305)348-8586 phone
mcanojr@fiu.edu

Co-Chair

Alice Cepeda, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
School of Social Work
University of Southern California
1149 S. Hill Street, Suite 360
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 821-6464
alicecep@usc.edu

Training Institute (IRTI)

Chair

Avelardo Valdéz, Ph.D.

Professor & Director
University of Southern California
School of Social Work
Montgomery Ross Fisher Building (MRF), Room 214
Los Angeles, CA  90089
(213) 740 - 2711 - phone
(213) 740 - 0789 - fax
avelardv@usc.edu

Coordinator

Erika Guerrero, MPH

Project Specialist - IRTI Coordinator
University of Southern California
School of Social Work
1149 S. Hill Street, Suite 360
Los Angeles, CA 90015-2245
erikague@usc.edu

International Subcommittee

Avelardo Valdéz, Ph.D.

Professor & Director
University of Southern California
School of Social Work
Montgomery Ross Fisher Building (MRF), Room 214
Los Angeles, CA  90089
(213) 740 - 2711 - phone
(213) 740 - 0789 - fax
avelardv@usc.edu

Assistant

Erika Guerrero, MPH

Project Specialist
University of Southern California
School of Social Work
1149 S. Hill Street, Suite 360
Los Angeles, CA 90015-2245
erikague@usc.edu