Dianne L. Garcia, BS, CHES
Dianne joined the Cancer Outreach Initiative in 2016 as an Outreach Worker and Clinical Research Assistant. She works with Dr. Ma Somsouk and Carly Rachocki on a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention supported program to improve the health of patients in the San Francisco Health Network by increasing the uptake of colorectal cancer screening. Dianne holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Education with an emphasis in Community-based Public Health and a minor in Women’s Health Issues from San Francisco State University. She is a Certified Health Education Specialist. Prior to joining Dr. Somsouk’s team, Dianne volunteered for Clinic by the Bay, a volunteer-powered clinic serving the uninsured populations of San Francisco and San Mateo Counties. She is passionate about health equity and social justice.