Genny Carrillo, M.D., Sc.D.

Genny Carrillo, M.D., Sc.D.

Associate Professor

Environmental and Occupational Health
2101 McColl Rd.
McAllen, TX   78503

Phone: 956-668-6321
Fax: 956-668-6302
gcarrillo@sph.tamhsc.edu

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Education and Training

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Sc.D., Environmental Health Science, 1993

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
M.P.H., Health Systems Management, 1989

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
M.S.P.H., Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment, 1989

University of Merida Yucatan, Mexico
M.D. Program, 1983

Research Interests

  • Asthma
  • House safety
  • Healthy homes and children
  • Environmental health

Teaching Interests

  • Environmental Health
  • Border Health Risk Assessment and Management
  • Children Environmental Health

Selected Publications

  • Carrillo Zuniga G, Kirk S, Hernandez D, Nadeau N, Chong-Menard B, Lucio R, Zuniga M. A Multi-Institutional Collaboration to Develop Asthma Education for School Settings in South Texas. Public Health Reports (In Press).
  • Carrillo Zuniga, G., Kirk, S., Hernandez, T. A Focus on Asthma and Individual Health Plans: A Survey of Texas Schools. Journal of Asthma & Allergy Educators. (In press).
  • Zuniga Miguel, Carrillo-Zuniga Genny, Seol Yoon Ho, Fos Peter. (2009)"Multi-Criteria Assessment of County Public Health Capability Disparities". Journal of Health and Human Service Administration., Vol. 32 No. 3
  • Carrillo Zuniga G., Donnelly K.C., Cortes, D.E., Olivares, E., Gonzalez, H., Cizmas, L.H. Border Health 2012: Binational Collaboration to Develop an Outreach Environmental Educational Program. Public Health Reports, 2009 May/June, Vol.124, No. 3: 466-470
  • Carrillo-Zuniga G, Dadig, B, Guion, W, Rice, V. Awareness of the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) at an Academic Health Center. Submitted to The Health Care Manager. The Health Care Manager, 2008, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp.45-53.
  • Carrillo-Zuniga, G., Coutinho, C., Shalat, S.L., et.al. “Potential Sources of Childhood Exposure to Pesticides in an Agricultural Community”. Journal of Children’s Health, 2005, Vol. 2:1: 29-39.The Health Care Manager, 2008, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp.45-53.
  • Sumaya, C., Carrillo-Zuniga, G., Kelley, M., May, M., Zhu, L., and K.C. Donnelly. Linking Research to Health Promotion in Texas Colonias. Journal of Community Health. American Journal of Health Studies. 2006: 21(4).