The Avance Center invites you to our Annual Latino Immigrant Health Disparities Conference. Click on the link to view details about this year's conference!Read More
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Watch the web series "The Story of Victor & Erika" about two determined and resilient Latino youth who live in Langley Park.Watch Video
Avance Center Presents at Capitol Hill
On Wednesday June 24, Dr. Edberg, presented and participated in a Capitol Hill Poster Exhibition and Reception in honor of the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research 20th anniversary. Dr. Edberg was asked to represent the Avance Center for the Advancement of Immigrant and Refugee Health and its Adelante Project, funded by the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD). The Avance Center/Adelante project was one of just three participants in this exhibition selected for participation by NIMHD. The photo below includes Dr. Edberg together with other NIMHD staff and presenters. The exhibit and reception was held in a large caucus room at the Cannon House Office Building.