Michele Allen, MD, MS
Program in Health Disparities Research
MD, University of Minnesota
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ramsey Family and Community Medicine Residency (formerly in St. Paul)
Allen completed a fellowship in primary care research and the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, prior to joining department faculty and the Medical School Program in Health Disparities Research in 2006. She is active in health disparities research and scholarship and serves as a reviewer for several scientific journals.
717 Delaware St SE, Ste 166
Minneapolis, MN 55414
2011-2016, NIH/NCI, co-investigator, "Cancer Related Health Disparities Education and Career Development Program"
2013-15, National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, PI, "Promoting Health and Positive Youth Development for Somali, Latino, and Hmong Youth in Schools"
2013-2015, AHRQ/EPCs, co-investigator, "Improving Cultural Competence to Reduce Health Disparities in Priority Populations"
2010-15, NIH, PI, "Family-Skills Training to Prevent Tobacco and Other Substance Use in Latino Youth"
2009-14, CDC, co-investigator, MN-PRC core research project (title TBD)
Allen ML, Hurtado GA, Yon KJ, Okuyemi KS, Davey CS, Marczak MS, et al. Feasibility of a parenting program to prevent substance use among latino youth: a community-based participatory research study. Am J Health Promot. 2013;27(4):240-4.
Allen ML, Svetaz AV, Hurtado GA, Linares R, Garcia-Huidobro D, Hurtado M. The developmental stages of a community-university partnership: the experience of Padres Informados/Jovenes Preparados. Prog in Community Health Partnersh. 2013;7(3):271-9.
Allen ML, Hurtado GA, Yon KJ, et al. Feasibility of a parenting program to prevent substance use among Latino youth: a community-based participatory research study. Am J Health Promot. 2013;27(4):240-4.
Allen ML, Garcia-Huidobro D, Hurtado GA, et al. Immigrant family skills-building to prevent tobacco use in Latino youth: study protocol for a community-based participatory randomized control trial. Trials. 2012;13(1):242.
Allen ML, Culhane-Pera K, Pergament S, Call KT. A capacity building program to promote CBPR partnerships between academic researchers and community members. Clin Transl Sci. 2011;4(6):428-33.