Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz – Update on Puerto Rico

Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz – Update on Puerto Rico

Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz

10.4.2018

Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz

Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz is a health promotion and health education scientist with formal training in public health and substantive experience in sexual health research and in the development of health promotion interventions. He has experience working with multiple at-risk populations including Latino/Hispanic populations in the United States, prison populations, transgender groups, gay men, and other men who have sex with men, among others. Rodriguez-Díaz’s research activities have been framed within community-based and participatory approaches.

Rodriguez-Díaz spent the spring 2018 semester as the Researcher in Residence and Visiting Philanthropy Faculty Scholar for the Clinton School’s Center on Community Philanthropy.

Rodríguez-Díaz is currently an associate professor in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University. Previously, he worked as a public health scientist and an associate professor at the School of Public Health at the Medical Sciences Campus of the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan.

 

 

 

Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Díaz spent the spring 2018 semester as the Researcher in Residence and Visiting Philanthropy Faculty Scholar for the Clinton School’s Center on Community Philanthropy.  

Rodríguez-Díaz is currently an associate professor in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University. Previously, he worked as a public health scientist and an associate professor at the School of Public Health at the Medical Sciences Campus of the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan. 

He will share findings from research conducted during his residency that explore the role of race in emerging response and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico.