Problem Drinking Among Mexican Migrant Farmworkers

  • Goal: to identify the prevalence and etiology of problem drinking among Mexican Migrant farmworkers in Southeastern Pennsylvania, using a bi-national field study (which includes a community ethnography and case studies from Kennett Square, PA, and home-villages in Mexico). 
    Principal Investigator: Victor Garcia

    Source of funding: National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
    Type of Study: Bi-national Field Study
    Effort: Consultant
    Contract length: 2 years
    Period: September 2000 to August 2003 (no cost extension to August 2004)
    Total Amount: $75,000