For over 40 years, Boriken
Neighborhood Health Center has been committed to offering quality and affordable health care to residents of East Harlem," said Ellie Sanchez, CEO of the East Harlem Council for Human Services, Inc.
The work was under-taken through the Mount Sinai Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Center in partnership with Boriken Neighborhood Health Center and Settlement Health, two neighborhood health centers.
The intervention group was recruited at the Boriken Neighborhood Health Center.
Before and throughout the study, design and methods were discussed and reviewed by the Mount Sinai School of Medicine investigators with their community partners, Boriken Neighborhood Health Center and Settlement Health.
Colleen Taylor - North Idaho College Children's Center (Coeur d'Alene, ID) * Connie Coulianos - Hollingworth Preschool at Teachers College, Columbia University (New York, NY) * Dianne "Dee" Hudnall - Green Tree Child Care, Bright Horizons Family Solutions (Memphis, TN) * Ethelena Freeman - Early Childhood Learning Center (New Haven, CT) * Heidi Manheim - Saint John's Therapeutic Preschool (Santa Monica, CA) * Kim O'Keefe - DeKeyser Elementary School (Sterling Heights, MI) * Liz Russell - Bret Harte Elementary School (Chicago, IL) * Rhonda Crigger - Southside Elementary School (Toler, KY) * Tom Limbert - Bing Nursery School, Stanford University (Stanford, CA) * Vivian Dobrinsky & Iris Hernandez - Escuelita Boriken
Ortiz comes from Boriken
Neighborhood Health Center where she served as the director of Adult Medicine and Geriatric Services.