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overview Dr. Canino is the Director of the Behavioral Sciences Research Institute, which is under the office of the Dean of Academic Affairs at the School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico. Dr. Canino holds a Master in Psychology from the University of Puerto Rico and a Doctorate in Psychology from Temple University. She has been the principal investigator of several psychiatric epidemiological studies that have been carried out on the island since 1984. Presently, she is the Principal investigator of a grant designed to investigate Health Disparities among Latino and Afro-Caribbeans (p60 MD002261-01), a continuation of a former EXPORT Center (P20 MD000537). She is also the research director and a co-investigator for the Latino Research Program Project (LRPP) (Dr. Alegria is PI) which is now doing a pilot study on ethnic differences in perceived impairment and need for care (P50 MH073469-03). Dr. Canino is also the co- Principal investigator for a study on the interplay between genes and the environment in infant development (R01 HD0496685-01, Dr. Silberg co-PI), the co-Principal Investigator for a study assessing the genetics of asthma and obesity (R01 HL079966-03, Dr. Celedon co-PI) and the co-Principal investigator of an intervention for depressed Latina mothers with children with asthma (Dr. McQuaid co-PI). She was a past reviewer (1992-1997) of the peer review committee of the Psychopathology Child and Adolescent Treatment Branch of the National Institute of Mental Health and a reviewer and member of the editorial board of several scientific and peer review journals. Dr. Canino has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals in the areas of cross-cultural child and adult psychiatric epidemiology, as well as on the service utilization patterns and barriers to care faced by Latino children and adults. She has also published substantially in the area of instrument psychometrics, particularly as it relates to the adaptation and translation of instruments to the Latino culture. For the past 18 years, she has been a leading Latino researcher in the field of psychiatric epidemiology, and psychometrics after having carried out four major psychiatric epidemiologic surveys on the island of Puerto Rico and has translated and tested several diagnostic and service utilization measures. She has collaborated with several investigators in the U.S. and abroad in the analyses of data sets and in the translation and adaptation of instruments. In 2006, Dr. Canino was appointed by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health Services to serve as a member of the National Advisory Mental Health Council, at the National Institute of Health (NIH). In that same year (2006) she also became a member of the DSM V workgroup on Externalizing Disorders. Recently, Dr. Canino received the Rema Lapouse Award, at the APHA 137th Annual Meeting and Exposition in Philadelphia 2009, which is granted to outstanding scientists in the area of psychiatric epidemiology.
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Academic Article The role of caregivers' depressive symptoms and asthma beliefs on asthma outcomes among low-income Puerto Rican children.
Academic Article Ethnic differences in perceived impairment and need for care.
Academic Article Social Relationships, Social Assimilation, and Substance-Use Disorders among Adult Latinos in the U.S.
Academic Article Access to and use of asthma health services among Latino children: the Rhode Island-Puerto Rico asthma center study.
Academic Article The health status of youth in Puerto Rico.
Academic Article Underdiagnosis of allergic rhinitis in underserved children.
Academic Article Cost-effectiveness of a randomized trial to treat depression among Latinos.
Academic Article A systematic study of normalization methods for Infinium 450K methylation data using whole-genome bisulfite sequencing data.
Academic Article Use of Health Services by Maltreated Children in Two Different Sociocultural Contexts: Where Can Doors for Interventions Be Opened?
Academic Article Prevalence and predictors of drinking, binge drinking, and related health and social problems in Puerto Rico.
Academic Article Effectiveness of a multi-level asthma intervention in increasing controller medication use: a randomized control trial.
Academic Article The Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorders and Mental Health Services Utilization by Parents and Relatives Living With Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorders in Puerto Rico.
Academic Article Methodological challenges in assessing children's mental health services utilization.
Academic Article Inequalities in use of specialty mental health services among Latinos, African Americans, and non-Latino whites.
Academic Article Understanding caregivers' help-seeking for Latino children's mental health care use.
Academic Article The DSM-IV rates of child and adolescent disorders in Puerto Rico: prevalence, correlates, service use, and the effects of impairment.
Academic Article Gender disparities in mental health service use of Puerto Rican children and adolescents.
Academic Article Asthma disparities in the prevalence, morbidity, and treatment of Latino children.
Academic Article Translation and cultural adaptation of a mental health outcome measure: the BASIS-R(c).
Academic Article Remission from drug dependence symptoms and drug use cessation among women drug users in puerto rico.
Academic Article Considering context, place and culture: the National Latino and Asian American Study.
Academic Article Cultural relevance and equivalence in the NLAAS instrument: integrating etic and emic in the development of cross-cultural measures for a psychiatric epidemiology and services study of Latinos.
Academic Article Co-occurrence of mental and physical illness in US Latinos.
Academic Article Persistence of mental health service use among Latino children: a clinical and community study.
Academic Article Survey conditioning in self-reported mental health service use: randomized comparison of alternative instrument formats.
Academic Article Longitudinal mental health service and medication use for ADHD among Puerto Rican youth in two contexts.
Academic Article Addressing asthma health disparities: a multilevel challenge.
Academic Article Understanding differences in past year psychiatric disorders for Latinos living in the US.
Academic Article Prevalence of mental illness in immigrant and non-immigrant U.S. Latino groups.
Academic Article Prevalence and correlates of dual diagnoses in U.S. Latinos.
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