Foundation president, Harvey Fineberg, and chairman and co-founder, Gordon Moore, discuss the Statement of Founders' Intent with staff.
Moore Foundation Headquarters 1661 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Addressing health care disparities by increasing primary care engagement of Latino parents
Dr. DeCamp's project, Research: Addressing health care disparities by increasing primary care engagement of Latino parents, will address health care disparities among Latino children through increasing the engagement of Limited English Proficient Latino parents. Specifically she’ll develop an in-person and technology-based support intervention designed to increase the skills, knowledge and confidence of LEP parents in accessing and using the health care system. Through a pilot randomized controlled trial, she will also compare the effectiveness of the intervention and usual care on the parents’ engagement during their child’s first year and examine its impact on health care utilization and primary care quality.
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Fellow, University of Michigan Health System, 2010
Residency, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Pediatrics, 2007-2008
M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2004
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Patient and Family Engagement Early-Career Investigator Awards: Lisa DeCamp