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Welcome to the Intercollegiate Cross-Cultural Health and Healing Initiative at The Claremont Colleges (CCHH).  This site is dedicated to students, faculty, and visitors who have an interest in traditional and alternative medical practices and the cultural dimensions of health and healing.  The CCHH Initiative include: 

The Major in Human Biology with an option in Cross-Cultural Health & Healing

Research Program for Faculty and Students

Curriculum Development

Partnerships with the Community (healers, practitioners...)


Students interested in Human Biology with an option in Cross-Cultural Health and Healing Major will find information in "The Major" section.

You will also find useful information about activities (lectures, demonstrations, seminars, etc.) available on-campus and other locations.

For inquiries contact:

Sharon Snowiss
Professor of Political Studies, Pitzer College
Professor & Avery Fellow, CGU

My Website
Phone: (909) 607-3178
Office 206 Scott Hall, Pitzer College
1050 N. Mills Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711

lecture Series and Healing Demonstrations

A Tongva Native American Herb Garden Tour

Click the following links
for the latest articles published on

Health Disparities
Alternative Medicine


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This page was last updated on March 16, 2007