Promotoras and the Semantic Gap Between Latino Community Health Researchers and Latino Communities

Authors Schwingel, A. , Wiley, A.R. , Teran-Garcia, M. , Gálvez, P. , Vizcarra, M.

Date 2016

Keywords CHW models, Research and Evaluation Methods, US- based

A study to understand Latino community members’ perceptions of the role of promotoras. Results reveal that community members understand promotoras to be workers who are paid and who distribute information.