Contact Information

Associate Professor
University of Connecticut
School of Social Work
Director
Puerto Rican and Latino Studies Project
Chair, Research Curriculum Unit
 

335 SSWB, 1798 Asylum Avenue,
West Hartford, CT 06117-2698

p (860) 570-9176

cristina.wilson@uconn.edu

Membership Information

Membership Category:
Research Scientists

Member Since: 2006

 

Cristina Wilson, Ph.D.

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Education

Ph.D. University at Albany
M.S.W. University of Michigan
B.A. Fairfield University

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Publications

Mogro-Wilson, C., & Cifuentes, A.  (2019).  An Analysis of the Relationship between Cultural Values and Parenting Styles of Hispanic Fathers.  Presentation at Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) conference, San Francisco Jan 16-20, 2019.

Mogro-Wilson, C., Cifuentes, A., & Mordecai, L.  (2018).  Exploring the Impact of Culture on the Parenting Styles of Hispanic Fathers.  Presentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Orlando, FL, November 2018.

Werkmeister Rozas, L., Mogro-Wilson, C., Medina, C., & Valdovinos, M.G.  (2018).  Utilizing Yoga with Latinxs to Increase Emotional and Relational Well-Being.  Presentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Orlando, FL, November 2018.

Loomis, A., Mogro-Wilson, C.  & Cifuentes, A. (2018).  Latino and African American fathers’ caregiving and breadwinning identities and behaviors.  Presentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Orlando, FL, November 2018.

Mogro-Wilson, C., Cepeda, A., & Valdez, A.  (2018). The Opioid epidemic: Addressing a public health crisis through research and policy.  Invited Panel organized additional speakers Drs. Samuel Friedman, Jermaine Jones, and Emily Mediate.  National Hispanic Science Network, 19th Annual international Conference, Rockville, MD, October 3-5, 2018.

Mogro-Wilson, C. (2018).  Mentorship through a POD Model: A Multilevel mentoring structure.  National Hispanic Science Network, 19th Annual international Conference, Rockville, MD, October 3-5, 2018.

Cifuentes, A., & Mogro-Wilson, C.  (2018).  The influence of culture on parenting styles of Hispanic fathers who are problem drinkers.  National Hispanic Science Network, 19th Annual international Conference, Rockville, MD, October 3-5, 2018.

Coman, E. N., Mogro-Wilson, C., Melville, A., & Fifield, J. (2018). Modeling health disparities with a unique combinations of 1-on-1 matching and latent difference and latent change scores. Paper presented at the Modern Modeling Methods (M3) Conference, U. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, May 22-23, 2018.

Sandler, A., Dimock, M., & Mogro-Wilson, C.  (2018). Thoughts on how to increase the trustworthiness of qualitative research.  Roundtable presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), Washington , DC, January 2018.

Werkmeister Rozas, L., Mogro-Wilson, C., Medina, C., & Valdovinos, M.G.  (2017).  Yoga with Latinxs to increase community engagement, family, and individual well beingPresentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 2017.

Mogro-Wilson, C., Melville, A., & Mordecai, L. (2017). Differences in parenting for Puerto Rican and Hispanic fathers in a fatherhood intervention. Presentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 2017.

Mogro-Wilson, C., & Melville, A.  (2017). Parenting differences for Puerto Rican and Hispanic young fathers in a community based fatherhood intervention.  National Hispanic Science Network, October 2017, Phoenix AZ.

Torres, L., Mayers, R.S., Mogro-Wilson, C., Calvo, R., Calderon, L.  (2016).  Expanding the Pool of Latina/Latino-Focused Social Workers.  Hot Topic oral panel, Council of Social Work Education at the Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November, 2016.

Charter, M. L. & Mogro-Wilson, C. (2016). Feminist Attitudes and Ideologies Among MSW Students. Paper presented at the Council of Social Work Education at the Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November, 2016.

Mogro-Wilson, C., Melville, A., & Mordecai, L. (2016). Role perception among Puerto Rican fathers. Presentation at TheCouncil on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 2016.

Dimock, M., Hayes, C., & Lachack, J.** (2016, November).   Overcoming Barriers to Recruitment and Retention of Teenage Fathers.  Oral presentation, Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting (APM), Atlanta, GA, November 2016.  **Academic mentor for the all PhD student authors, it is based on PI Mogro-Wilson’s work. 

Mogro-Wilson, C.  National Hispanic Science Network, (2016). Si se puede colaborar! Research collaborations within the NHSN: Development of the ECLC manuscript collaboration.  Co-Chair Angela Robertson Bazzi. June 2016, Palm Springs, CA. 

Mogro-Wilson, C.  National Hispanic Science Network, (2016). How to effectively negotiate at all levels of an academic career:  Lessons and strategies.  Co-Chairs Maria Gurrola, Nalini Negi & Kaliris Salas-Ramirez. June 2016, Palm Springs, CA. 

Mogro-Wilson, C., Cordero, A., Negroni, L.K., Medina, C., & Werkmeister Rozas, L.  (2016). A Model for Preparing Social Workers to Serve Latin@s.  Latino Social Worker Organization Conference (LSWO), New York University, NYC, April 25, 2016. 

Mogro-Wilson, C., Allen, E., & Haynes, C.  (2016).  Students, Substance Use, and Social Perception: An Evidenced-Based Treatment Approach to Decrease Usage and Affect Norms.  Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work Research (SSWR), January 2016 in Washington DC.

Fendrich, M., Lin, H., Mogro-Wilson, C., Siemianowski, J., Haberlin, K., & Frisman, L.  (2016).  Sociodemographic Correlates of Heroin Treatment Utilization & Outcomes in Connecticut: Intervention Implications.  Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work Research (SSWR), January 2016 in Washington DC.

Toi, H., Mogro-Wilson, C., Bryan, J.  (2016).  Reducing Adolescent Substance Use with Mutual Aid Groups.  Presentation at the Society for Social Work Research (SSWR), January 2016 in Washington DC.

Mogro-Wilson, C., & Charter, M.L.  (2016).  Increasing Condom Usage for African American and Hispanic Young Fathers in a Community Based Intervention. Presentation at the Society for Social Work Research (SSWR), January 2016 in Washington DC.

Mogro-Wilson, C., & Rojas, R. (2014).  La Voz del Padre: The Puerto Rican Father Experience.  Paper presentation at the Council on Social Work Education 60th Annual program meeting October 23-26, 2014 in Tampa Florida.

Rojas, R., & Mogro-Wilson, C.  (2014).  Focus groups with Puerto Rican males: Cultural competence in social work research.  Roundtable discussion at the Council on Social Work Education 60th Annual program meeting October 23-26, 2014 in Tampa Florida.