Lucinda Nevarez, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Social Work

Lucinda Nevarez, Ph.D.

Research Interests

  • Health disparities
  • Health inequalities
  • Minority health and mental health issues
  • Health policy
  • Healthcare access and utilization
  • The influence of race and culture in accessing and the utilization of mental health and healthcare services


  • Ph.D., Social Work, University of Houston
  • MSW, University of Houston
  • B.A., Mexican American Studies, The University of Texas at Austin

Honors and Awards


Grants, Patents and Clinical Trials