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Tanjasiri Named Champion of Health

June 4, 2013

Sora Park Tanjasiri, professor of health science and the 2013 Outstanding Professor, has been named a “2013 Champion of Health Professions Diversity” by The California Wellness Foundation (TCWF) for guiding "Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, to become health professionals in order to address health disparities documented by her extensive research.” Tanjasiri was named with Kevin D. Williams, associate director of Berkeley Youth Alternatives, and the late Antronette K. Yancey, co-founder of the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity at UCLA. As part of her honor, Tanjasiri will receive $25,000 at the Award ceremony June 24 in Los Angeles.

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