Dr. Ron Chapman, California Department of Pubic Health (CDPH) director and state health officer, announced the 24 members who were appointed to the Office of Health Equity Advisory Committee (OHE-AC). The OHE-AC is a newly created committee that aims to reduce and eliminate inequities in the health and mental health status among California's diverse populations. Among the members is Dr. Cynthia A. Gòmez, Health Equity Institute Founding Director. Congratulations to Dr. Gòmez! See the other members and read the full press release.