July 2, 2012

July 2, 2012   Health Disparities News and Announcements   If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Herleesha Anderson at handerson@unc.edu or contact… Read more »

February 6, 2012

February 6, 2012   Health Disparities News and Announcements If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Brandolyn White at bswhite@email.unc.edu or contact 919-843-3539…. Read more »

May 21, 2012

May 21, 2012   Health Disparities News and Announcements If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Herleesha Anderson at handerson@unc.edu or contact 919-843-3539…. Read more »

July 16, 2012

July 16, 2012   Health Disparities News and Announcements   If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Herleesha Anderson at handerson@unc.edu or contact… Read more »

People and projects

  Bill Jenkins, PhD Bill Jenkins, co-director of the Minority Health Project speaks about minority health disparities, racism and health, epidemiology, his long career at the CDC and elsewhere, and the Tuskegee Study in an interview on WCOM-FM’s program “Radio In Vivo.”     Listen to the podcast     Lloyd Edwards, PhD Lloyd Edwards… Read more »

December 3, 2012

December 3, 2012 Health Disparities News and Announcements If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Herleesha Anderson at handerson@unc.edu or contact 919-843-3539. Please… Read more »

Background information and readings

  Background information January 2011 address (PDF) Winter 2011 update (PDF) Fall 2010 update (PDF) Dean Rimer’s 2010 call to action (PDF)   Readings Breakthrough advances in faculty diversity (PDF) Cultural compentence models in nursing (PDF) Is reconciliation possible? (PDF) Microaggressive impact on education and teaching (PDF) Shifting paradigms of cultural competency (PDF) Guidance on… Read more »

Health disparities research

  Steve Wing, Associate Professor, EpidemiologyProject Title: Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge Description of Work: Approximately 16,000 municipal waste water treatment plants in the US produce over seven million tons (dry weight) of residual sludge each year; most is applied to agricultural lands as free fertilizer. This sludge, also known as… Read more »

March 12, 2012

March 12, 2012   Health Disparities News and Announcements If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Brandolyn White at bswhite@email.unc.edu or contact 919-843-3539…. Read more »

March 18, 2013

March 18, 2013   Health Disparities News and Announcements If you have news, information, events, and research findings pertaining to health disparities, we want to know about it. We also welcome you to share your research as part of our Health Disparities Seminar Series. Please send information to Brandolyn White at bswhite@email.unc.edu or contact 919-843-3539…. Read more »