Executive Director: Evelinn Borrayo, PhD
The Latino Research and Policy Center (LRPC) Executive Director Dr. Evelinn A. Borrayo was appointed by the University of Colorado Denver (UCD) Provost in November 2011. Dr. Borrayo holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with specialty in Health Psychology from the University of North Texas. She joined UCD in 2008 and is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology where she teaches courses in health psychology and in cultural diversity.
Prior to joining UCD, Dr. Borrayo was an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Colorado State University (CSU). In 2000, Dr. Borrayo began collaborating with the LRPC as a Research Associate from CSU. She was the project leader for two pilot studies under the LRPC’s Greater Denver Latino Cancer Prevention and Control Network, a Special Populations Network funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). And more recently, she was the project leader for a pilot study under the LRPC’s Colorado Latino Community Network Project (CO-CNP) also funded by the NCI.
Borrayo Biography 2011.pdf