Dr. Guerrero is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at UCLA. She received her medical degree and completed her residency training at the UCLA School of Medicine. Dr. Guerrero practices general pediatrics at the Venice Family Clinic and works with vulnerable populations who have high unmet medical and psychosocial needs and also sees patients at UCLA’s Fit for Healthy Weight Program for children. Dr. Guerrero’s research has focused on young Latino children’s health and development, and disparities in quality indicators of healthcare services among Latino children. Dr. Guerrero has conducted qualitative and quantitative research, designed a primary intervention across Los Angeles County to improve child development education among low-income largely Latina mothers who participate in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Women (WIC program), and is currently working on a pilot intervention to address the family level determinants of childhood obesity among Latino families.
Contact Information: AGuerrero@mednet.ucla.edu