Administrative Core

The Administrative Core serves as the hub of the UF CaRE2 Health Equity Center’s activities, including the management, coordination, supervision and promotion of the Center’s activities. The administrative leadership is primarily responsible for defining and upholding its mission and objectives, conducting environmental scanning for strategy development, directing and managing strategy implementation, and ensuring adjustments are made for continuous quality improvement based on program evaluation.

Folakemi T. Odedina, PhD

Center Director/PI

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Diana J. Wilkie, PhD, RN, FAAN

Center Director/PI

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Chengguo (Chris) Xing, PHD

Interim MPI

Chengguo (Chris) Xing

Amelia Greenlee

Administrative Assistant

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Parisa Fathi, MSW

Research Coordinator

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Cancer Citizen Scientist Leadership Program

The Administrative Core is currently recruiting for a Citizen Scientist certification program this summer. Please click here to learn more and apply.

CaRE2@UF Internal Funding for Developmental Awards

The Administrative Core provides developmental awards to enhance the activities of the CaRE2@UF Cores. These awards are meant to provide developmental support for research, research infrastructure, research education, research training and community engagement efforts that are well aligned with the mission of the CaRE2 Health Equity Center. Only CaRE2@UF members are eligible for the CaRE2@UF Developmental awards. Please click the orange button at the top right of this page to become a member today! Please click here to learn more and apply.