Southwest Rural Health Research Center

Southwest Rural Health Research Center

The Southwest Rural Health Research Center (SRHRC) is a nationally funded and recognized center established more than a decade ago to address the needs of rural and underserved populations across Texas and the nation. The SRHRC comprises a unique combination of faculty expertise in health policy, health economics, aging, long-term care, health law, epidemiology and biostatistics, and chronic disease. The Center is home to national projects such as:
•Rural Healthy People 2020, Vols 1 and 2
•Long-term care, aging, and disability policy
•Colon, breast and cervical cancer disparities
•Diabetes disparities
•Diabetes Education Kiosk
•Maternal, child, and infant health

College of Public Health
Contact: Alva Ferdinand
Phone: 979.436.9434