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Research Initiatives for Happier, Healthier Lives

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Provide yourself with the means to become the healthiest you can be with one-on-one sessions at The Social & Health Research Center.

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Learn about the 5K that benefits education and research on today's most pressing health issues, including childhood diabetes and obesity.

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Advance the eradication of common health issues in both children and adults today by providing a financial contribution to our organization.

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About Us

The Social and Health Research Center (or SAHRC) was founded and established by Dr. Roberto Treviño in 1991. It was incorporated as a non-profit organization with 501 (c) (3) in 1993.

Today, after more than 20 years in operation, our not-for-profit still operates with one goal in mind: to detect and reduce diabetes risk factors and obesity in children through the implementation of the Bienestar/NEEMA-coordinated school health programs. Our organization has received multiple grants to evaluate the programs in elementary and middle schools thanks to our strong history of developing evidence-based and research-based programs.

Our research identifies a link between diabetes and overweight status, low educational attainment, and low socioeconomic status. As a result of these findings, we're able to create these programs that have been shown to significantly decrease obesity rates, waist circumference, body mass index (BMI), blood glucose, and insulin levels in children. You can trust our Bienestar/NEEMA program, as it is approved by the Texas Education Agency.

Dr. Roberto Treviño


Mission Statement

The Social & Health Research Center is a nonprofit organization committed to the social and health well-being of the population at risk.


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Thank you for your interest. For questions or comments, please use the information listed here. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Primary Phone:
(210) 533-8886

Secondary Phone:
(866) 676-7472

Hours of Operation:
Open Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Service Area:
Serving San Antonio, Texas

Address:
1302 South St Mary's Street
San Antonio, TX 78210

Approved by the Texas Education Agency

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