Laura M. Gonzalez Paz

Bachelor of Science, Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Hometown: Boyton Beach, Florida
Research Interests: I am interested in drug abuse among minority populations and health disparities research.
Long-term career goals: My long-term career goal is to work, teach, and conduct research in academia.
What philosophy guides your education: “An inclusive education finds a place for all and does not select in an elitist way the beneficiaries of its efforts” -Pope Francis
What do you see as the most pressing public health problem facing the world today? The most pressing public health issue is increasing minority participation in clinical research, so that we can address the needs of such a diverse community.