Vote “Yes on 4” for National Immigrants Day

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By Jessica Santos, PhD, Director of the Leah Zallman Center for Immigrant Health Research

Two years ago, physician and public health researcher Dr. Leah Zallman wrote this beautiful blog sharing her reflections on National Immigrants Day. She reminded us how we are all interconnected and encouraged us to exercise our right and privilege to vote on Election Day. 

In the news: Leah Zallman Center featured in Wicked Local – Somerville Journal

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A story on the Leah Zallman Center for Immigrant Health Research was recently published in Wicked Local – Somerville Journal. The article includes snippets from an interview with Dr. Jessica Santos, director of the Leah Zallman Center, and highlights from the…

Remembering Leah Zallman

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Today marks the one year anniversary of Leah Zallman’s death. Please read our last newsletter as we continue to celebrate her life, and look forward to the future of ICH and the Leah Zallman Center for Immigrant Health Research.

Employee Spotlight Interview: Jessica Santos

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How would you describe your role at ICH? My role at ICH is the inaugural Director of the Leah Zallman Center for Immigrant Health Research.  I envision this role as multi-faceted, with endless possibility.  There is the responsibility to honor…

Reflecting on Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

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During Hispanic Heritage Month we celebrate the culture of over 62 million people living in the United States. That is almost 19% of the US population! According to a recent article from NPR that goes into the origins of the…