Jorge Contreras, M.D.
WEILL CORNELL MEDICINE
Postdoctoral Associate in Medicine
Critical care, End of life care, Health education, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C virus
Clinical fieldwork, Clinical medicine, Community engagement, Hospital medicine
I’m a researcher involved with health equity research or practice, I’m an educator committed to diversity, equity and inclusion education, I’m a graduate student involved with or seeking opportunities for health equity research or practice
What I would like to offer as a collaborator…
It is critical that we work in partnership with communities to establish and disseminate health-focused programs. In doing so, we must be able to determine measures of success, evaluate if we are hitting those markers, and adjust our approaches as needed to achieve our ultimate goals of improving health and equity
What I am looking for from a collaborator…
Increase equitable provision and utilization of evidence-based strategies to support prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.