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Emanuel Alcala

I am interested in investigating social and environmental determinants of pediatric asthma. Specifically, I am investigating the relationship between neighborhood-level factors and asthma-related hospitalizations.

Education:
PhD Student in Public Health, 2016-Present
University of California, Merced

MA in General-Experimental Psychology, 2011-2013
California State University, Fresno

BA in Psychology, 2005-2010
California State University, Fresno

Awards:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar, 2017-Present
Graduate Student Opportunity Fellowship, 2017-18
Dean’s List, fall 2008, spring 2009
President’s List, fall 2007

Advisor: 
Dr. Ricardo Cisneros