Bio

Current Role at Stanford


As Program Director for Community Research and Capacity-Building at the Stanford Cancer Institute, Ms. Mesia is responsible for leading efforts that enhance collaborations, community health planning, and program/project delivery with community and research partnerships. She manages the cancer clinical trials outreach-recruitment services and activities. In partnership with Stanford Health Care, she administratively supports their community benefits cancer grants.

Education & Certifications


  • Ph.D., Lancaster University, Public Health

Publications

All Publications


  • Incorporating cultural values and use of technology platforms may help outreach Asian Americans in cancer clinical trial participation International Journal of Healthcare Sun, A., Dang, J., Cuaresma, C., Valdez-Dadia, A., Mesia, R., Lo, P., Chow, E., Nguyen, T., Chen, Jr., M. 2018; 4 (2)

    View details for DOI 10.5430/ijh.v4n2p34

  • The Cancer Information Service: Using CBPR in Building Community Capacity. J Cancer Educ Davis SW, Cassel K, Moseley MA, Mesia R, De Herrera PA, Kornfeld J, Perocchia R 2011; 26 (1): 51-57