National Health Disparities Research Center of Excellence Meharry Medical College
IMPORTANT UPDATES: February 6, 2013
Dr. Patricia Matthews Juarez, would like to announce that applications for the 3rd Annual M. Alfred Haynes Research Training Institute for Social Equity are now being accepted. The Institute will be held May 13-24, 2013 in Nashville, TN. For additional information, click here.
MAHRTISE Program Brochure (click to open)
Dr. Wansoo Im, Co-director, Environmental Core has established the Environmental Justice Center for Health Equity. The Center will offer training in community mapping, geo-visualization, and public participatory GIS methods to community organizations to engage, support, and empower them to participate as full partners in pursuit of environmental justice in their communities. Click here to find out more.
Congratulations to Dr. Darryl Hood, co-director, Environmental Core, for his contributions as Guest Editor, for the Feb. 2013, Supplement: Achieving Health Equity and Environmental Justice (through Clinical Practice, Research and Policy), Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 24(1) which is now available in print.
Congratulations to Dr. Paul Juarez, for the publication of his recent article: Juarez, P.D. (2013). Sequencing the Public Health Genome. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. Supplement: Achieving Health Equity and Environmental Justice. 24(1). 114-120.
Congratulations to Dr. Paul Juarez for his recent appointment to the National Institutes of Health Community-Level Health Promotion Study Section.
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