The Center for Health Equity Research (CHER) is an academic center on the California State University, Long Beach campus focused on community-based, health equity, health disparities, and minority health research. CHER has been in existence for approximately 21 years. Over the past two decades, the Center has garnered approximately $21 million dollars in research funding.

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BHCLB 10-Year Celebration for the Community

Houghton Park, Long Beach CA

The Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach 10-year celebration for the community was held on 8/14/21 from 12-3 pm at Houghton Park.


PPOWER2 Brown Bag Zoom Research Talk

The CHER PPOWER Project Team presented findings from the first PPOWER Project on the roles marijuana and other substances play in increasing sexual risk behaviors among a sexually diverse sample of young Black men.