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Gabriela Paniagua-Stolz is a recent FNP graduate from the University of Virginia pursuing her DNP. She has a passion for eliminating health disparities in the Latinx community through a community-engaged approach. She is dedicated to increasing diversity in the nursing profession and does this through her involvement in the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. Apart from her academic work, Gabriela has a thriving garden on her patio and enjoys dancing salsa every Sunday night. She is currently working with Promotoras (community health workers) as navigators for Latinx patients in accessing primary care. After obtaining her DNP, Gabriela hopes to provide direct primary care to Latinx patients as an FNP and collaborating with the many community stakeholders to develop sustainable solutions in preventative health.
Research/Clinical Practice Area: Jonas Scholar – Preventive Health
Dissertation: Promotoras (Community Health Workers) As Navigators to Primary Care for Latinx Patients