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Health and Mental Health Outcomes Associated with Profiles of
Risk and Resilience among Military-Connected Youth

Principal Investigator: Carl Castro
Period: 5/15/2017 - 5/24/2018
Funding: US-National Insistute of Child Health and Human Development

Improving Acceptance, Integration and Health among LGBT Service Members
Principal Investigator: Carl Castro
Period: 9/30/2015 - 9/29/2017
Funding: US-Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity

Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative
Principal Investigator: Carl Castro
Period: 2/1/2017 - 1/31/2019
Funding: May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust

The Ahmanson Foundation Veteran Scholarship Initiative (AVSI)
Principal Investigator: Carl Castro
Period: 3/1/2013 - 6/30/2018
Funding: The Ahmanson Foundation

National Adoption Competent MH Training Initiative (NTI)
Principal Investigator: Devon Brooks
Period: 10/1/2014 - 9/29/2019
Funding: University of Maryland

Detection, Understanding and Reduction of Latino Health Care Disparities
Principal Investigator: Erick Guerrero
Period: 9/15/2015 - 7/31/2018
Funding: US-National Institute of Drug Abuse

Organizational Capacity to Eliminate Outcome Disparities under Health Care Reform
Principal Investigator: Erick Guerrero
Period: 5/1/2015 - 4/30/2018
Funding: US-National Institute of Drug Abuse

Neural Mechanisms in Women's Treatment and Early Recovery
Principal Investigator: Hortensia Amaro
Period: 9/15/2015 - 5/31/2019
Funding: US-National Institute of Drug Abuse

The Effects of Social Networks on Woman's Substance Use Disorder Recovery Outcomes
Principal Investigator: Hortensia Amaro
Period: 9/15/2015 - 5/31/2019
Funding: US-National Institute of Drug Abuse

Telemental Health Services
Principal Investigator: Nadia Islam
Period: 3/1/2016 - 8/31/2018
Funding: CA-Department of Mental Health

USC Telehealth for Monterey County Behavioral Health
Principal Investigator: Nadia Islam
Period: 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2017
Funding: Monterey County Behavioral Health