Hortensia de los Angeles Amaro, Ph.D.

Hortensia de los Angeles Amaro, Ph.D.

Florida International University

Profile

Year Elected: 2010
State: Florida

Current Service to the Academies

  • Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice (Member)
  • NAM Advisory Committee for the Culture of Health Program (Advisor)
  • Committee on the Review of Specific Programs in the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (Vice Chair)

Previous Service to the Academies

  • Committee to Study the Legal and Ethical Issues Relating to the Inclusion of Women in Clinical Studies (Member)
  • Committee on Substance Abuse and Mental Health Issues in AIDS Research (Member)
  • Committee on Capitalizing on Social Science and Behavioral Research to Improve the Public's Health (Member)
  • Committee on Ethical Considerations for Revisions to DHHS Regulations for Protection of Prisoners Involved in Research (Member)
  • Committee on Women's Health Research (Member)
  • Forum on Global Violence Prevention (Co-Chair)
  • Committee on Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management of Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces (Member)
  • Committee on the Assessment of Resiliency and Prevention Programs for Mental and Behavioral Health in Service Members and Their Families (Member)
  • Workshop Steering Committee on Integrating New Measures of Trauma into the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Data Collection Programs (Member)
  • Workshop Steering Committee on Integrating New Measures of Recovery from Susbtance Use or Mental Disorder into the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrati (Chair)
  • Committee on Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States (Member)
  • Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Drug Abuse (Member)
  • Steering Committee for a Workshop on the Intersection of Sex-Gender Differences and Health Disparities of Mental Health Across the Life Course (Member)
  • Committee on the Review of Specific Programs in the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (Member)
  • Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat Prize Committee (Member)
  • Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat Prize Committee (Chair)
  • Interpersonal Violence Syndemics and Co-occurring Epidemics: Preventing Violence in the Context of Opioid Misuse, Suicide, Social Disparities, and HIV: A Workshop (Co-Chair)

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