University of Washington School of Public Health

Victoria Vasquez - SPH Faculty Bio

Victoria Vasquez

Assistant Professor, Nursing and Health Studies, Bothell
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences

University of Washington - Bothell
18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011
Tel: 425-352-3832

Research Interests

Dr. Breckwich Vásquez focuses on Latin@ community health research using Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) and other engagement frameworks. Her research focuses on efforts that build community resilience in Latin@ communities, and sexual violence prevention and other occupational and environmental health issues in agricultural communities. She is interested in community-engaged partnership evaluation, and community engagement methods that utilize qualitative research methods including case studies. She has particular research interest in place-based interventions, and health and other policies that promote health equity through inter-sectoral strategies. Dr. Breckwich Vásquez has authored various peer-reviewed publications on community engagement and CBPR to promote community health.

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DrPH   Public Health, University of California (Berkeley), 2005
Master   Latin Amer Studies, University of California (Los Angeles), 1994
MPH   Public Health, University of California (Los Angeles), 1993