Fernando Martinez

Project Coordinator

UCLA School of Nursing

UCLA Factor Building, 5-934A


Fernando Martinez serves as the project coordinator for the Center for American Indian/Indigenous Research & Education (CAIIRE) at the UCLA School of Nursing. He has worked as research staff on projects to develop and test culturally appropriate intervention models for American Indian/Alaska Native populations. The areas of research include cancer symptom management, cancer screening and prevention, diabetes, and tribal home visiting programs. Fernando also serves as the administrator for the T32 Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowship in Vulnerable Populations/Health Disparities.