Greensboro Latino Project ~ Greensboro, FL
March 2015 to Present
Dr. Lopez and her team administered surveys to the Hispanic community within the city of Greensboro, FL (which is outside of Tallahassee) with the goal of assessing the health status and giving them resources as well as health perspectives within the community. This survey took place from March – June of 2015 and the results are being calculated.
National Diabetes Prevention Program ~ Tallahassee, FL
July 2015 to Present
Dr. Kirksey was certified from the CDC within the area of Diabetes. As a result, he has started a 16 week session with current FAMU employees to help with healthy eating and starting physical activity. This started in July of 2015 and is ongoing. He will start a second cohort in Sept of 2015.
Bond/Neighborhood Community Centers
CHE assist both centers with FAMU’s Pharmacy and Public Health students. This partnership with the college and the centers is great for both sides. The students are gaining valuable work experience within the healthcare field, while the citizens at these centers are receiving first class medical care.