Samantha Sabo

Program Director, Trans-border Initiatives (2007-2014)

Dr. Sabo served as the Program Director for Trans-border Initiatives (2007-2014),where she cultivated academic and institutional partnerships to facilitate applied public health research and public health workforce development in the border region, including Mexico. For over a decade, Dr. Sabo has examined the social and political context of chronic disease, maternal and child health and the role of grassroots advocacy among immigrant and migrating communities,including Latino im/migrants of the US-Mexico borderlands.