CRECE & PROTECT Provide Community Support for Puerto Rico Following Devastation Caused by Hurricanes Irma & Maria

Since Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit Puerto Rico in late September, the CRECE and PROTECT Centers have been collaborating with outside groups to ensure the safety and welfare of team members, community health center partners, and members of the surrounding associated communities. The Read More …

CRECE and PROTECT Team Members Present at Ibero-American Conference of Health-Promoting Universities in Spain

From June 26th to 30th, 2017, CRECE and PROTECT Team members Carmen Vélez-Vega, Hector Torres, and Colleen Murphy attended the 8th Ibero-American Conference of Health-Promoting Universities where they presented on four different posters. Covered in the team members’ presentations was research from CRECE, PROTECT Read More …

CRECE and PROTECT Members Conduct Training and Survey at Environmental Health Symposium for Speech-Language Pathologists

On Saturday, September 24th, CRECE and PROTECT  leaders Dr. Emily Zimmerman and Dr. Phil Brown presented at the Early Intervention Speech-Language Pathologist Continuing Education Symposium. The event was held at Northeastern University and was attended by more than fifty speech-language pathologists and Read More …

Dr. Huerta-Montañez Presents at Children’s Environmental U.S.-MX Border Symposium

On Thursday, August 25th, Dr. Gredia Huerta-Montañez (HSC, COTC) spoke at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Brownsville, Texas for the 2016 Children’s Environmental U.S.-MX Border Symposium, an event organized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This year’s theme Read More …