2012-2013

Researchers/Facilitators

Class of 2012 - may 2013

Front row: Evelyn Moua, Mai Zong Her, Mai Nhia Vang

Back row: Ruby Lee, Nga Bui, Meredith Maimoni, Jackie Lee, Kimberly Ngo, Dr. Marilyn Wong

Mai Zong Her

Year: Third Year
Major: Integrative Biology Major, Double Minor in Education and Global Poverty & Practice
Research: Prevalence of Gingivitis & Periodontitis in the Fresno Hmong
Community
Hobbies/Interests: Music, Hip Hop & Hmong Dance, Volleyball

Jackie Lee

Year: 4th year
Major: Integrative Biology, minor in Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies
Research: The availability of medical interpreter services at major Bay Area hospitals and the challenges to medical interpreting.
Hobbies/interests: guitar, drawing, running, travelling

Ruby Lin

Year: 3rd year
Major: Molecular Cell Biology/ Public Policy Minor
Research: Organ Donor Registration in the Asian American community
Hobbies/Interests: Theater, Giants baseball!, Flea Market hunting

Evelyn Moua

Year: 5th year
Major: Anthropology, Global Poverty and Practice Minor
Research: School Based Health Centers in Oakland, CA
Hobbies/Interests: arts and crafts, contemporary foreign music, when I get the chance cardio kickboxing and yoga, and long walks

Kimberly Ngo

Year: 2nd Year
Major:  Public Health;  Anthropology minor
Research : Coining & Cupping in the VA community
Hobbies/Interests: Learning languages, listening to music, reading novels, and trying new food/restaurants!

Mai Nhia Vang

Year: 4th Year
Double Major: Social Welfare and Ethnic Studies; Minor: Education
Research: My research project aims to study the existence of domestic violence within the Hmong/ Hmong American community. I particularly focused on the experiences of Hmong/ Hmong American students currently attending UC Berkeley, UC Davis, and California State University Sacramento.
Hobbies/Interests: I love Skyping with my family, having cooking and study jams with friends, going to Cal football games, being involved with different types of community work, and traveling to new places. :)

2013 Spring Decal: Contemporary Health Issues in AAPI Community

Spring Class 2013

 

Promoting research to improve health in the AAPI communities!