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Tel: 617-373-7240

Fax: 617-373-8797

Location:

CCHERS, Inc.
360 Huntington Avenue
222 YMC
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

 

about us

The Center for Community Health Education Research and Service, Inc. (CCHERS) is a community-based organization that is a community/academic partnership established in 1991 with a $6 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s Community Partnerships in Health Professions Education initiative. The partnership is comprised of Boston Medical Center, the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston University School of Medicine, Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences and an established network of fifteen community health centers (FQHC) serving the racially and ethnically diverse populations of the City. Northeastern University serves as its host institution and sustaining partner.

 

mission & vision

CCHERS’ mission is to engage institutions, communities, community health centers and other healthcare providers in education, research and service partnerships to redirect health professions education, improve health care delivery, and promote health system change.