Project Director

Anita Ponce, MSc is the Project Director for the Center for Aging in Diverse Communities and Multiethnic Health Equity Research Center at UCSF.  She leads the research portfolio and other programmatic initiatives within both centers.

Anita has extensive experience in health and education program management.  She has expertise in diverse participant recruitment, data set management, and qualitative coding.  Her multi-disciplinary social science educational background is in Population and Development Studies (MSc) from the London School of Economics and Political Science-International Relations (BA) from the University of California, San Diego.