Chanita Hughes HalbertCHANITA HUGHES-HALBERT has been appointed associate director for cancer equity at the Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Southern California. She will also join the faculty at the university’s Keck School of Medicine as a professor and vice chair of research in the Department of Preventive Medicine. Most recently at the College of Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina,  Hughes-Halbert holds master’s and doctoral degrees from Howard University.