Research is focused on health disparities with a special emphasis on Latino health care and cancer control. He is Co-PI of the NCI funded Redes En Accion National Latino Cancer Control Research and Education Network. He collaborates with new investigators from several institutions to help develop the tobacco control research agenda for minority populations in the US. Dr. Pérez-Stable also has an R01 grant from the Fogarty International Center/NIDA to strengthen capacity in tobacco control research and implement projects in Argentina. Dr. Pérez-Stable is Director of the UCSF Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations (MERC) and Director of the Center for Aging in Diverse Communities (CADC). MERC and CADC focus on health and health care disparities in African American, Asian American, and Latino populations with a special emphasis on cancer, cardiovascular disease, aging, and reproductive health.
7. Karliner L, Napoles-Springer A, Bibbins-Domingo K, Schillinger D, Pérez-Stable EJ. Identification of Limited English Proficient Patients in Clinical Care. J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Oct;23(10):1555-60. Epub 2008 Jul 10. PMCID: 2533382. 8. Huang AJ, Pérez-Stable EJ, Kim SE, Wong S, Kaplan CP, Walsh JME, Iwaoka-Scott AY, Sawaya GF. Preferences for Human Papilloma virus Testing with Routine Cervical Cancer Screening in Diverse Older Women, J Gen Intern Med. 23(9):1324-9. Epub 2008 May 28. PMCID: 2518007.