Ms. Cortez is the Operations Coordinator for CBAM. She assists faculty with the preparation of presentations and papers and coordinates with key stakeholders. She monitors progress for assigned studies and supports the Administrative Director in managing Center operations. Prior to joining CBAM, Patricia was Executive Assistant at Fresenius Medical Care and before that, served as Project Coordinator for Clinic in the Park in Orange County. She earned her BA in Public Health Policy from UC Irvine.