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Elsa Vizcarra, Research Associate, University of Texas at Austin

Elsa VizcarraContact: evizcarra@prc.utexas.edu

Elsa Vizcarra is a Research Associate at the Population Research Center. At TxPEP, she works as a bilingual Research Participant Interviewer for the statewide Postpartum Contraception Study. Elsa holds a bachelor's degree of science in Biology and Health from the University of Houston.

Prior to joining the TxPEP team, she worked as a Research Assistant at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Houston working on a variety of studies, including PTSD in returning veterans and veterans with dementia and their caregivers. Elsa has also worked with the Houston community in various Health Fairs enrolling underserved and uninsured patients in clinical trials for Diabetes Type II.

Elsa grew up in Katy, Texas and is new to Austin. In her spare time, Elsa enjoys swimming, camping, attending star parties, and spending time with her family and friends. 


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