Announcements

Upcoming Front Porch Club Meeting

Mark your calendars!  The next Front Porch Club Meeting is February 21st at 4:30 pm.  Join us in person or connect by Zoom.  We hope to see you there!

Become a Member of the ReACH Center

Do you have an interest in the health of San Antonio and the South Texas region?  Become a member of the ReACH Cenrer!  Membership is free provides the opportunity to get involved with shaping the future of population health, clinical and translational research in South Texas!  For more information and to sign up click here!

TACKLE HIV/HCV Project Abstract Accepted for STI & HIV World Congress

The Targeted Access to Community Knowledge, Linkage to treatment and Education for HIV/HCV in people of color (TACKLE HIV/HCV in people of color) program led by ReACH Core Scholar Dr. Wari Allison recently had an abstract accepted for a poster presentation at the STI & HIV World Congress July 14 - 17, 2019 in Vancouver Canada.  The TACKLE poster will highlight the use of Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) for treatment of patients with hepatitis C/ HIC co-infection in Texas. Way to go Dr. Allison and the TACKLE team!

Contact Us

7411 John Smith Road

Suite 1050

San Antonio, TX

78229

 

Tel: 210-562-5551

Fax: 210-562-5560

ReACH Staff

 

Andrea Rochat, MFA

Andrea serves as the ReACH Center’s Proposal and Grant Writer as well asa Research Coordinator for two Hepatitis C Screening projects across multiple clinic systems situated in Bexar county and the Lower Rio Grande Valley. In this role, she oversees day-to-day tasks associated with these projects, maintains ongoing communication with the clinics, and ensures that activities are completed within the study timeline and budget. Andrea brings with her a diverse background in communication, with an M.F.A. in writing and extensive experience as a university lecturer and as an editor/writer for a non-profit newspaper. Prior to coming to ReACH, Andrea worked as a writer across multiple fields, including the sciences and national education reform. 

Ludivina Hernandez, CHW

Ludivina is a Community Health Worker and local coordinator working on the Region 5 CMS 1115 Waiver project related to Hepatitis C screening. Her roles include doing patient navigation and promotora duties. She also links patients to medical care, alcohol/drug counseling and other needed resources to facilitate patient’s well-being.