Avis and Mark Ridley Thomas Wellness Center Officially Opens at Charles R. Drew University

A ribbon cutting ceremony was recently held for the Avis & Mark Ridley-Thomas Wellness Center at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science.

According to a recent article published by the Los Angeles Daily News, the new 10,000-square foot building will provide students, faculty and staff with urgent care, mental health counseling and wellness programs, but will focus on counseling services that help students’ emotional well-being and success. 

Charles R. Drew University, a private university located in Willowbrook, is committed to fostering diversity in the health profession and achieving social justice and health equity for underserved communities through education, clinical services and community engagement.