Social Network Dynamics and Oral Health Disparities in Mexican American Immigrants

Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to understand, through getting your answers to questions on a survey, personal and community social network factors that lead to Mexican immigrants having trouble accessing and utilizing dental care, and features of anxiety associated with relocating to a new place to live.

Study Description

The purpose of this study is to apply Social Networks Analysis (SNA) methods to characterize how social norms, attitudes, resources, and information around dental care and oral health are supported or undermined through personal and community networks, and affect individual behavior and outcomes.

Additional Information

Participants will be compensated for their participation.


  • IRB Number: 1703740862
  • Research Study Identifier: TX7744
  • Principal Investigator: Gerardo Maupome

Recruitment Status

Open

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