IRTI Subcommittee


Interdisciplinary Research Training Institute (IRTI) on Hispanic Drug Abuse Committee

Responsible for establishing the criteria for selecting fellows for the NHSN IRTI, developing the agenda for the IRTI and selecting fellows for the IRTI every year. This subcommittee is also responsible for organizing and facilitating the IRTI network of fellows and nominating them to become NHSN members.

Executive Committee (NHSN IRTI Sub-Committee)

a_valdez2 Avelardo Valdez, Ph.D.
School of Social Work
University of Southern California
AliceCepeda2 Alice Cepeda, Ph.D.
Office for Drug and Social Policy Research
University of Houston


Patricia E. Molina, M.D., Ph.D.
Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Louisiana State University
page J. Bryan Page, Ph.D.
Department of Anthropology
University of Miami

Advisory Board

Aguilar-Gaxiola Sergio2 Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, M.D.
Center for Reducing Health Disparities (CRHD)
University of California, Davis
h_amaro Hortensia Amaro, Ph.D.
School of Social Work
University of Southern California
l_odell Laura O'Dell, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
University of Texas, El Paso