Family and Cultural Influences on Sex among Latino Youth

Project Goal: The primary aim of the research was to examine factors associated with sexual risk taking in Latino youth. The project sought to examine social, familial, and cultural forces that impact adolescent sexual decision making among a sample of Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Dominican youth.

Awarded By

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)



  • $1,506,333.00


  • 2005 - 2011