CHER has been selected to lead a year-long evaluation of Long Beach Gang Reduction, Intervention and Prevention (LB GRIP), a project funded by the state’s CalGRIP grant that aims to provide mentorship and leadership development to at-risk youth in North Long Beach, CA. In alliance with its visi
CHER is pleased to introduce three new interns, Brandon Osborn, Esther Minju Lee, and Raiza Parada from the CSULB Department of Health Science.
CSULB and Long Beach community members joined in celebrating “Five Years of Progress towards Achieving Health Equity through Science, Community and Collaboration” on January 30th. The event highlighted major accomplishments made through the 5-year CSULB RIMI project.
A cross-disciplinary group of faculty members gathered to discuss funding for health equity research.
Staff members from the Center for Health Equity Research (CHER) participated in the American Public Health Association’s 142nd Annual Meeting - “Healthography, How Where You Live Affects Your Health and Well-Being,” November 15-19 in New Orleans
Dr. Laura Hoyt D’Anna is Senior Research Fellow for CSULB and Director of the Center for Health Equity Research. Dr. D’Anna has eighteen years experience in the development, administration, and evaluation of public and community health agencies and programs. She gained extensive experience designing, implementing, and evaluating clinic-based behavioral STI/HIV risk-reduction interventions in her role as Project Manager for Project RESPECT.
A place-based initiative funded by The California Endowment (TCE), in 14 communities to develop a health collaborative of residents, community-based organizations, and government leaders.