Health Equity & Translational Social Science (HETSS)

The HETSS Team is comprised of a diverse, multidisciplinary group of dedicated individuals from the UCLA campus, UCLA Health system, Los Angeles County Public Health sector, and Los Angeles community, all collaborating together to achieve equitable care for all.



Advisory Board

Terence Keel, PhD, MTS

Terence Keel, PhD, MTS

Professor at the Department of African American Studies and the UCLA Institute for Society & Genetics
Veronica Terriquez, M.Ed, PhD

Veronica Terriquez, PhD, MA

Director of Chicano Studies Research Center and Professor Professor of Chicana/o and Central American Studies and Urban Planning at UCLA
Andrea Welsing, MPH

Andrea Welsing ,MPH

Director of Injury and Violence Prevention Program at the LA County Department of Public Health