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Cortez, Damariz

Goins, Angela​
M.S.W. (University of Houston),​ LMSW
Interests: Gerontological studies, state government protective services with adults and individuals with disabilities, exploitation with elder adults, Elder Abuse, home health medical social work


​C 345D


Goltz, Heather Honore
M.S.W. (University of Houston), Ph.D. (Texas A&M University), LMSW
Interests: Health disparities, decision-making, and outcomes; patient education and navigation; cancer survivorship, health-related quality of life, and disease self-management; sexual and reproductive health; genomics
Associate ProfessorC 345E goltzh@uhd.edu713-221-8602
McCarty, Dawn​
M.S.W. (University of Houston), Ph.D. (University of Houston), LMSW
Interests: Unauthorized immigration from Mexico and Central America, International Social Work, Mediation
Associate Professor and Director of the Social Work Program​C 345B mccartyd@uhd.edu713-221-2729
​Savani, Shahnaz

Smith, Dana S.
M.S.W (University of Houston), Ph.D. (University of Houston), LMSW
Interests: Global issues and social work practice; social policy; health literacy among underserved populations; and non-profit management
Assistant Professor and Director of Field EducationC-345C smithda@uhd.edu713-226-5279
Wernet, Stephen​
M.S.W. (Connecticut), Ph.D. (University of Texas-Austin)
Interests: Nonprofit Management; Organization change and Adaptation; Mergers & Acquisitions; Evaluation of Human Service Programs
ProfessorC 330H wernets@uhd.edu713-221-8660

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