Jenny K. Yi, Ph.D., M.P.H. is Professor of Public Health Promotion and Masters of Public Health at California State University, Northridge. Over the past 20 years, she has developed an extensive program of research examining issues related to healthcare issues in the Asian American community. Dr. Yi’s research focuses on community-based participatory intervention research, early detection, cancers and health literacy in medically underserved Asian American populations. Dr. Yi has served on multiple local, state and national committees involved with issues of health disparities.