Brenda Ortega has a degree in Human Movement and studied a Master’s degree in Sports Science with Biology Option in Chihuahua, Mexico. She recently completed a Doctorate in Science of Physical Culture at the Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Mexico, with the Co-direction of the University of Malaga, Spain. She currently belongs to the International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry (ISAK) as a Level II anthropometrist member. Her area of expertise is in research related to physical activity for health, energy metabolism and overall well being. Her main interest is the education and prevention of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases in the community through the promotion and practice of healthy lifestyles. Brenda currently works with Centro through the Ventanilla de Salud program in partnership with the Mexican Consulate.
Centro Multicultural La Familia (Centro) is a non-profit organization offering a broad range of services from support for survivors to mental health care and community education. While we provide culturally specific services to Latinx and/or Hispanic individuals, we offer services to a broader cultural community in need.