Susan Shaw
Position or Job Title
Associate Professor, Health Promotion and Policy
Email Address
sjshaw@umass.edu
Phone Number
413-545-7436
Bio

Susan J. Shaw, Ph.D., is Director of the UMass Amherst Center for Community Health Equity Research (CCHER) and Associate Professor of Community Health Education in the Department of Health Promotion and Policy.

The mission of CCHER is to promote health equity by diversifying the health care workforce and supporting community-partnered and multidisciplinary research to investigate the social production of health disparities. CCHER builds collective resilience by forging partnerships locally and globally through participatory research with clinical and community-based organizations.