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Consuelo Elizabeth Mendez-Shannon

MSU Denver
Assistant Professor
Colorado, USA
Dr. Mendez-Shannon, MSW is an Assistant Professor at Metropolitan State University of Denver, U.S.A. She served the Harlem community for 10 years in the areas of child welfare, community activism, and immigrant rights. She helped mobilize New York City with disaster relief during the 9/11 attacks. In Colorado she worked at a community clinic as a Behavior Health Specialist focusing on integrated care. She co-leads university and community partnerships seeking to examine training models and outcome measures in integrated care services. Elizabeth works on research projects focusing on health care approaches and undocumented migrants’ experience.