UNCG Campus Weekly

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Dr. Amanda Tanner

Photo of Dr. Amanda TannerDr. Amanda Tanner (Public Health Education) received additional funding from Wake Forest University Health Services for the project “Using CBPR to Reduce HIV Risk Among Immigrant Latino MSM.” The Southeast has the fastest-growing Latino population in the United States and at the same time carries a disproportionate HIV burden, the abstract notes. The intervention will be based on social cognitive theory and theory of empowerment education and was developed using community-based participatory research (CBPR). Her study is a result of a long-term community/university partnership.