Leticia Márquez-Magaña( She/Her/Hers )
Field: Cell and Molecular Biology
Alma mater: Stanford BS/MS in Biological Sciences; UC Berkeley PhD in Biochemistry, Stanford Medical Center Post-doctoral Fellowship in Molecular Pharmacology
At SF State Since: 1994
Specialties: Community-engaged, transdisciplinary research to achieve health equity
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In my role as the Director of the Health Equity Research (HER) Laboratory I work collaboratively with HER lab personnel on research projects aimed on "Linking Basic Science to Community Health." This work is informed by my affiliation with the Health Equity Institute at San Francisco State University since 2007, and my leadership of the SF BUILD project since 2014.
Okorie, C.N.; Thomas, M.D.; Méndez, R.M.; Di Giuseppe, E.C.; Roberts, N.S.; Márquez-Magaña, L. Geospatial Distributions of Lead Levels Found in Human Hair and Preterm Birth in San Francisco Neighborhoods. Int. J. Environ. Res. PublicHealth2022,19,86. https:// doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19010086