"A Crecer" Salinas Teen Health Study, a CASP Presentation

Alexandra Minnis

The main goal of A Crecer is to better understand the factors that affect teen success and challenges during the transition from 8th grade to the early high school years.

  • Determine what social and structural factors influence youth development.

  • Identify promising directions to promote positive health outcomes and prevent risk among Salinas youth.


Research Funding Source: National Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (R01HD075787).

For more information: Alexandra Minnis, aminnis@rti.orgor Linda McGlone, mcglonelm@co.monterey.ca.us.