The University of Maryland Center for Health Equity
(CHE) began its work in earnest this fall with the arrival
of Dr. Stephen Thomas, Professor of Health Services Administration, as center director. He is joined by Dr.Sandra Quinn, Associate Dean for Public Health Initiativesand Professor of Family Science as senior associate director along with Dr. James Butler, Dr. Craig Fryer, and Dr. Mary Garza, all Assistant Professors in Behavioral and Community Health and associate directors in the new center. Together they represent the largest cluster hire in the history of the University of Maryland, College Park.