Minority Health Institute 2000

 
6th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute
and Videoconference on Minority Health


June 12-16, 2000
Eliminating Health Disparities
 
Framework for Understanding Health Disparities
Associate Director, Research on Minority Health, National Institutes of Health
 
Native American Health Issues, Lessons Learned from Community-Based Interventions, and Overview of Native Cancer Projects
Executive Director, Native American Cancer Research Program
 
Miriam Thomas, Moderator
Co-anchor, News Channel 11, Durham, NC
 

Conceptualization and Measurement of Race and Ethnicity
 
The Impacts of Racism on Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard University
 
Race and Ethnicity: Categories and the Influence of SES on Health
Director, Division of Policy and Data, Office of Minority Health

Marian Johnson-Thompson, PhD, Moderator
Director, Education and Biomedical Research Development, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

 


Surveying Ethnic Populations
 
William D. Kalsbeek, PhD
Sampling Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Director, Center for Health Statistics Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Minority Health Research: Application of Epidemiologic Methods
Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Diego State University
 
Victor J. Schoenbach, PhD, Moderator
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Co-Principal Investigator, Minority Health Project
 

Cognition and Culture
 
Qualitative Approaches to Questionnaire Design: Methods and Applications
Director, Health Policy Center and Center for Health Services Research
Professor, Department of Sociology, Department of Epidemiology, Department of Biometry, University of Illinois at Chicago
 
Issues and Challenges in Reducing Health Disparities among Hispanics/Latinos in the US
Director, Midwest Latino Health Research, Training, and Policy Center
Associate Professor, Jane Addams College of Social Work, University of Illinois at Chicago
 
Trude A. Bennett, DrPH, Moderator
Associate Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Co-Principal Investigator, Minority Health Project
 

 
Community-Based Research
 
Assumptions in Community-based Research and Assessment
Associate Professor, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Associate Dean, Community and Minority Affairs, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
 
The Detroit Community Academic Urban Research Center: Principles, Rationale, Challenges and Lessons Learned through a Community-Based Participatory Research Partnership
Professor, Department of Health Behavior, University of Michigan
 
Dorothy C. Browne, MSW, DrPH, Moderator
Associate Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Audrey S. Burwell, MS, Moderator
Director, Minority Grants Program, National Center for Health Statistics, Center for Disease Control and Prevention
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