Jacqueline Salguera

Job title: 
Nav2Cal Femtor, NavCal Femtor
Department: 
Public Health
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About Jackie:

Jacqueline "Jackie" Salguera (she/her/ella) is a rising junior majoring in Public Health at Cal. Jackie is a first-generation student, Latinx daughter of Nicaraguan immigrants from Richmond, CA— a community systemized by oppression. Aside from academics, she is a Fiat Lux Scholar, EOP, DSP, NavCal/Nav2Cal, and BSP fellow. Jackie has worked with Contra Costa County Public Health Solutions to help prevent substance addiction as well as environmental injustice in her community. After graduating from undergrad. at Cal, Jackie plans on pursuing a master’s in public health to create social impact by increasing health equity amongst low-income communities of color. 

Accolades:

  • Fiat Lux Scholar
  • Chicana Latina Foundation (CLF) scholar
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar
  • Moving Forward scholarship recipient
  • Cal Leadership Award recipient
  • WOC research team position
  • Covid in Prison Research team
  • EOP STEM Scholar
  • 2x Rochdale scholarship recipient
  • Summer Bridge Ambassador
  • Biology Scholars Program
  • Management Leadership for Tomorrow
  • Accepted into Public health undergraduate program
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