The HSHPS Board of Directors is comprised of Executive Committee members and Members At Large. The Board of Directors is the governing body of HSHPS that approves or rejects all major decisions concerning the organization as a whole. The individuals selected for this committee work closely with HSHPS management to ensure that the vision of HSHPS remains specific and appropriate to the needs of the Hispanic community and its members.
Norma A. Pérez, MD, DrPH
Dr. Norma Pérez is Director of the Hispanic Center of Excellence at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Medicine. She also has faculty appointments with Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Preventive Medicine and Community Health.
Marcia Garcia, MD, MPH
Dr. Maria Garcia is Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine and Family Medicine & Commu
nity Health at the University of MassachusettsMedical School. She also serves as Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Diversity and Associate Program Director for the UMass Internal Medicine Residency.
Eneida Roldan, MD, MPH, MBA
Dr. Eneida Roldan is Associate Dean for International Affairs, Associate Professor within the Department of Pathology and Course Director of Professional Strand at the Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. Additionally, she is is the Immediate Past Chief Executive Officer and President for the Jackson Health System in Miami.
Darryl Brown, PhD, MPA
Dr. Darryl Brown serves as Director of the Doctor of Public Health Program in Health Policy and Social Justice, and Assistant Professor of Health Management and Policy at the Drexel University School of Public Health. His health care research experience includes work for the New Jersey Department of Health Center for Health Statistics, University of Pennsylvania Medical School and Temple University Health System.
Maureen Lichtveld, MD, MPH
Dr. Maureen Lichtveld is currently Professor and Freeport McMoRan Chair of Environmental Policy in the Department of Global Environmental Health Sciences at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. She has over 35 years experience in environmental public health.
Ana Abraido-Lanza, PhD
Dr. Ana Abraido-Lanza is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Sociomedical Sciences at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. Her research focuses on cultural, psychosocial, and socioeconomic processes that affect psychological well-being adjustment to chronic illness, and mortality among Latinos, as well as health disparities between Latinos and non-Latino whites.
Francisco Moreno, MD
Francisco A. Moreno, MD, is professor of psychiatry at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. He also has served as executive vice chair, interim department head and as director for inpatient, outpatient, residency and research programs in the Department of Psychiatry. He has a special interest in working with the underserved and has established clinical, educational and research collaborations to decrease the gap of mental health services for immigrants in Arizona.