Claradina Soto

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Claradina Soto

Dr. Claradina Soto (Navajo/Pueblo) is a full-time Assistant Clinical Professor at the University Of Southern California Keck School Of Medicine in the Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research. With over 15 years working in tobacco control with American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) populations, she has conducted statewide tobacco control work with numerous tribes to provide commercial tobacco education, prevention, cessation services, policy implementation, and media campaigns to counter the pro-tobacco influences by the tobacco industry. Dr. Soto is a longtime advocate for the AI/AN communities and other priority populations to advance health equity and reduce health disparities.