Garcia named emerging scholar in NIA training program

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Tue, 09/10/2019 - 00:00

Marc Garcia, assistant professor in the Department of Sociology and Institute for Ethnic Studies, was selected as an emerging scholar in the scientific training program, Interdisciplinary Aging Research to Address Health Disparities in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias.

Funded by the National Institute on Aging, the two-year program supports 10 emerging scholars from the U.S. to assist them with cultivating innovative scientific approaches to ADRD health disparities.

Garcia's areas of specialization include aging and the life course and minority and immigrant health.