Faculty

Zobeida Bonilla

Zobeida Bonilla

zbonilla@indiana.edu
(812) 855-6976
Poplars 617

Education
  • M.P.H. 2003
  • Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy 1998
  • M.A., Master of Arts 1994
  • B.A., Bachelor of Arts 1991
Background

  • Senior Program Manager for the Latina Health Initiative of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective
  • Evaluator, Division of Perinatal, Early Childhood and Special Health Needs, Bureau of Family and Community Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Senior Evaluation Specialist, West Virginia Prevention Resource Center
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Health, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University
  • Member Steering Committee, Consumers United for Evidence-Based Health Care; member Planning Committee first Consumers Advocacy Summit "Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare: A Foundation for Action," US Cochrane Center
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, Latino Families of Children with Mental and Physical Disabilities Project, Department of Special Education, University of Florida

Research

Dr. Bonilla is interested in issues related to culture, health promotion, and disease prevention, particularly in connection to Latinas' health and maternal and child health. She is interested in culturally responsive and evidence-based public health interventions, community-based participatory research, the use of promotoras de salud (community health workers) in public health, and qualitative methods in program evaluation.

Background
  • Senior Program Manager for the Latina Health Initiative of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective
  • Evaluator, Division of Perinatal, Early Childhood and Special Health Needs, Bureau of Family and Community Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Senior Evaluation Specialist, West Virginia Prevention Resource Center
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Health, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University
  • Member Steering Committee, Consumers United for Evidence-Based Health Care; member Planning Committee first Consumers Advocacy Summit "Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare: A Foundation for Action," US Cochrane Center
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, Latino Families of Children with Mental and Physical Disabilities Project, Department of Special Education, University of Florida