NAU Center for Health Equity Research
CHER has many affiliated faculty members that are dedicated to providing top-notch education for NAU students.
Assistant Professor, Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine Assistant Professor of Practice, Health Promotion Sciences, University of Arizona College of Medicine Director, Health Disparities Curriculum, University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Intersectionality and health, cancer disparities, access to cancer care for historically marginalized populations, community-based research, participatory action research, implementation research
Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Lead PI, Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention (NAU)
Program PI, Bridges to Baccalaureate Program
Environmental contaminants and health; chronic uranium exposure and cancer risk to the Navajo.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Dental Hygiene
Interdisciplinary Health/Education/Collaboration, General and Oral Health Equity, Creative Interventions to Address inequity, Community-based research/intervention design, Systemic Health Disparities, Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health