Principal Investigator: Linda C. Gallo, Ph.D. & Athena Philis-Tsimikas, M.D.
Project funding period: 09/29/2015-07/31/2020
Project funding source: National Institute of Nursing Research
This community-based randomized controlled trial will examine the effectiveness of “Mi Puente” (my bridge), a nurse and volunteer peer mentor led bridging program for Hispanics/Latinos hospitalized with chronic cardiovascular or metabolic conditions, who are at high risk for readmissions due in part to corollary behavioral health issues.
Duvia Lara Ledesma, MA
South Bay Latino Research Center (SBLRC)
San Diego State University