ProfessorMedicine Adjunct ProfessorSocial Work and Health Systems and Population Health Assistant Dean, UW School of Medicine, UW MedicineCo-Director, Latino Center for HealthRelated Links: Research ActivitiesFaculty Information Biography Education & Training: MDUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, WA1990 MPHUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, WA1990 Internal Medicine Internship and ResidencyUCSF/San Francisco General HospitalSan Francisco, CA1990–1993 PhDRAND Graduate SchoolSanta Monica, CA2000 Honors: Visiting Minority Scholar Award, Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison2000 Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program Award, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation2001 Investigator Award in Health Policy Research, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation2005 Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research & Clinical Interests Research Interests: Latino Health Disparities in Health Social Determinants of Health COVID-19 Clinical Interests: Attending Physician Latinx Diabetes Clinic UW Diabetes Institute Publications Publications: Morales LS, Rogowski J, Freedman V, Wickstrom S, Adams JL, Escarce JJ. Sociodemographic differences in use of Preventive Services by Women Enrolled in Medicare +Choice Plans. Preventive Medicine 2004; Oct;39(4):738–45. Morales LS, Cunningham WE, Andersen RM, Galvan FH, Nakazono TT, Shapiro MF. Sociodemographic Differences in Access to Care Among Hispanic who are Infected with HIV in the United States. American Journal of Public Health. 2004; Jul;94(7):1119–21. Morales LS, Staiger D, Hobar JD, Rogowski J. Mortality among Very Low Birthweight Infants in Hospitals Serving Minority Populations. American Journal of Public Health 2005; 95(12): 2206–2212. Morales LS, Varma R, Paz SH, Lai MY, Mazhar K, Andersen RM, Azen SP, Los Angeles Latino Eye Study Group. Self-Reported Use of Eye Care among Latinos in the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study. Ophthalmology. 2010 Feb;117(2):207–15. Morales LS, Edwards TC, Flores Y, Barr L, Patrick DL. Measurement properties of a multicultural weight-specific quality-of-life instrument for children and adolescents. Qual Life Res. 2011 Mar;20(2):215–24.