The PACR Team




Program Leadership


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Graciela A. Unguez

Lead Program Director
New Mexico State University
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Julian Simon

Lead Program Director
Fred Hutch
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Mary O'Connell

Program Director (Emeritus)
New Mexico State University
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Beti Thompson

Program Director (Emeritus)
Fred Hutch



Program Staff


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Marilyn Drennan

Program Manager
Fred Hutch
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Kaitlin Englund

Communications Specialist
New Mexico State University
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Isela Garcia

Community Health Educator
New Mexico State University
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Lené Loest

Senior Program Manager
New Mexico State University


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Clara Reyes

Clinical Trial with Hispanic Mothers Program Manager
New Mexico State University



Project Faculty & Core Leadership


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Shirley Beresford

Project Lead
Fred Hutch
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Rachel Ceballos

Project Lead, Outreach Core Lead
Fred Hutch
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Ruth Etzioni

Project Lead
Fred Hutch
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Charlotte Gard

Project Lead
New Mexico State University


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Raquel Garzon

Outreach Core Lead
New Mexico State University
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Frances Lewis

Project Lead
Fred Hutch
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Kevin Lombard

Project Lead
New Mexico State University
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Ernesto Moralez

REACH Core Co-Investigator, Outreach Core Co-Investigator
New Mexico State University


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India Ornelas

Project Lead, REACH Core Co-Investigator
Fred Hutch
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Rebecca Palacios

Project Lead, Outreach Core Leader
New Mexico State University
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Karen Peterson

SuCCESS Core Lead
Fred Hutch
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Ivan de la Rosa

Project Lead
New Mexico State University


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Mary Alice Scott

Project Lead
New Mexico State University
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Michèle Shuster

SuCCESS Core Lead, Planning and Evaluation Core Co-Investigator
New Mexico State University



Previous Project Faculty


U56 Project Faculty (2002-2007)

Sue Biggins, Fred Hutch

Ann Bock, New Mexico State University

Jonathan Cooper, Fred Hutch

Gloria Coronado, Fred Hutch

Jennifer Curtiss, New Mexico State University

Bruce Edgar, Fred Hutch

Colleen Jonsson, New Mexico State University

Maxine Linial, Fred Hutch

Barbara Lyons, New Mexico State University

Marilyn Pase, New Mexico State University

Karen Peterson, Fred Hutch

Mark Roth, Fred Hutch

Julian Simon, Fred Hutch

Charles Brad Shuster, New Mexico State University

Michèle Shuster, New Mexico State University

Stephen Tapscott, Fred Hutch

Graciela Unguez, New Mexico State University

Wayne Van Voorhies, New Mexico State University

U54-1 Project Faculty (2007-2012)

Shirley Beresford, Fred Hutch

Roger Brent, Fred Hutch

Rachel Ceballos, Fred Hutch

Gloria Coronado, Fred Hutch

Jennifer Curtiss, New Mexico State University

Juan Del Valle, New Mexico State University

Bruce Edgar, Fred Hutch

Dan Gottschling, Fred Hutch

Jessica Houston, New Mexico State University

Kevin Houston, New Mexico State University

Maxine Linial, Fred Hutch

Kevin Lombard, New Mexico State University

Barbara Lyons, New Mexico State University

Carol Moinpour, Fred Hutch

Polly Newcomb, Fred Hutch

Karen Peterson, Fred Hutch

Jim Roberts, Fred Hutch

Larry Rohrschneider, Fred Hutch

Aaron Rowland, New Mexico State University

Stephen Schwartz, Fred Hutch

Julian Simon, Fred Hutch

Michèle Shuster, New Mexico State University

Joe Song, New Mexico State University

Roland Strong, Fred Hutch

April Ulery, New Mexico State University

Wayne Van Voorhies, New Mexico State University

Hugo Vilchis, New Mexico State University

U54-2 Project Faculty

Amanda Ashley, New Mexico State University

Ryan Ashley, New Mexico State University

Shirley Beresford, Fred Hutch

Roger Brent, Fred Hutch

Katherine Briant, Fred Hutch

Charles de Leeuw, Fred Hutch

Eric Holland, Fred Hutch

Sarah Holte, Fred Hutch

Jessica Houston, New Mexico State University

Chris Kemp, Fred Hutch

Frances Lewis, Fred Hutch

Chris Li, Fred Hutch

Maxine Linial, Fred Hutch

Elizabeth Trice Loggers, Fred Hutch

Kevin Lombard, New Mexico State University

India Ornelas, Fred Hutch

Rebecca Palacios, New Mexico State University

Karen Peterson, Fred Hutch

Peggy Porter, Fred Hutch

Stephen Schwartz, Fred Hutch

Michèle Shuster, New Mexico State University

Roland Strong, Fred Hutch

Paul Tian, New Mexico State University