RIMI Advisory Board 2009 - 2014

Hector Balcazar, MS, PhD
Co-Director, Hispanic Health Disparities Research Center, NIH National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities, The University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston
Cheryl Barrit, MPIA
Preventive Health Bureau Manager, City of Long Beach, Department of Health and Human Services
Roshan Bastani, PhD
Professor, Department of Health Services, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles

Co-Director of the UCLA Center to Eliminate Health Disparities

Patricia Cantero, PhD
Director of Evaluation, Latino Health Access
Ana  Carricchi-Lopez, MPP
Director of Policy, City of Long Beach, Department of Health and Human Services
Felipe Castro, PhD, MSW
Professor and Director of Health Psychology Program & Senior Advisor to the Provost for Engaged Health Disparities Scholarship, University of Texas at El Paso
Gloria Inzunza-Franco, PhD
Hispanic Serving Institution Project Project Director, College of Business Administration, California State University, Long Beach

CSULB Hispanic Serving Institution Project Project Director

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, PhD, MA, MN, RN FAAN
Professor, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and Department of Asian American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
Peter Kerndt, MD, MPH
STD Program Director (retired), Los Angeles Department of Public Health
Simon Kim, PhD
Interim Associate Vice President for Research. Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, ORSP, California State University, Long Beach
James Koval, PhD
Interim Dean, College of Health and Human Services, California State University, Long Beach
Lillian Lew, RD, MEd
Director, Families in Good Health, St. Mary's Medical Center
Elisa Nicholas, MD, MSPH, FAAP
Chief Executive Officer, The Children's Clinic
Vattana Peong
Program Manager, The Cambodian Family Community Center
Jessica  Quintana
Executive Director, Centro C.H.A., Inc
Thomas Siegmeth, MPH, CHES
East Los Angeles Clinic Center Director, Director of Wellness & Cultural Competency Programs, AltaMed Health Services
Dustin Thoman, PhD
Assistant Professor, Psychology Department, California State University, Long Beach

PPOWER Community Advisory Board

Kerry Brown
City of Long Beach, Department of Health and Human Services
Michael Buitron
CARE Program, St. Mary's Medical Center
Michael Connolley
Community Resident
Brandon Gamble
College of Educaton, California State University at Long Beach
Heidi Girling
CSULB Student Health Services, California State University at Long Beach
Wendell Glenn, MSW
Project Coordinator; The ADAM Project, Behavioral Health Services
Jon Higgins
CSULB Multicultural Affairs, California State University at Long Beach
Heidi Ortiz
CSULB Student Health Services, California State University at Long Beach
Hector Ramirez
Bienestar Human Services, Inc.
Ismael Salamanca
Health Services, The LGBTQ Center Long Beach
Mauro Torno
City of Long Beach, Department of Health and Human Services
 Tyjuan
Community Resident
Christopher Wilson-Smith
Black AIDS Institute