Previously known as The Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health, the National Health Equity Research Webcast emphasizes issues and solutions related to collecting and analyzing data for racial and ethnic populations, studying the relationship between race and socioeconomic status, identifying and reducing barriers to conducting research in minority communities, and… Read more »

  1. When is the Webcast? The 2016 National Health Equity Research Webcast will be held on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016, 1:30pm – 4:00pm EDT. The Webcast is traditionally held on the first Tuesday of June each year. This full audience webcast, hosted on UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus, is an annual interactive, live-streamed symposium that explores… Read more »

This document sets forth the terms and conditions for participation in the National Health Equity Research Webcast. The annual live webcast is an interdisciplinary, collaborative effort that builds on the expertise and support of UNC campus partners, community agencies, researchers and practitioners in health and education fields. The webcast appeals to organizations and individuals in… Read more »

The annual live webcast is an interdisciplinary, collaborative effort that builds on the expertise and support of UNC campus partners, community agencies, researchers and practitioners in health and education fields. The webcast appeals to organizations and individuals in North Carolina and across the nation with a focus on health equity, educational achievement and economic stabilization… Read more »

Using a Mixed Methods Approach to Examine the Association of Racial Residential Segregation and Fruit and Vegetable Consumption among Older African Americans Janelle Armstrong-Brown, MPH, PhD 1; Eugenia Eng, MPH, DrPH 2; Catherine Zimmer, PhD 3; Wizdom Powell Hammond, PhD, MPH 2; J. Michael Bowling, PhD 2; Malcolm Cutchin, PhD 4; Marci K. Campbell, PhD,… Read more »

Constructing the Foundation for Health Equity 34th Annual Minority Health Conference 15th Annual William T. Small Jr. Keynote Lecture 2nd Annual Victor J. Schoenbach Health Disparities Keynote Lecture by Leandris Liburd, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A. February 22, 2013   William T. Small, Jr, PhD Vice President and Director of the Health Policy Institute, Center for Political and Economic Studies Leandris… Read more »

The Minority Health Project in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health works to expand awareness and knowledge about health equity concerns, deepen understanding of methodological, theoretical, and practical issues in health disparities research and interventions, and strengthen linkages across diversity activities to increase their effectiveness and success. Two of the project’s major annual… Read more »

  Social Determinants of Health Disparities:  Moving the Nation to Care about Social Justice    18th Annual National Health Equity Research Webcast    Tuesday, June 5, 2012       Camara P. Jones, MD, MPH, PhD Research Director on Social Determinants of Health and Equity, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control… Read more »

The Minority Health Project works with many groups at the Gillings School of Global Public Health, across the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and around the state of North Carolina and the United States. The links below will take you to some of our partners’ websites. Gary Grant presents at the 2005 Summer… Read more »

  2013   U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health (2013)   2012 “We need to talk about an injustice” Bryan Stevenson “In an engaging and personal talk — with cameo appearances from his grandmother and Rosa Parks — human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson shares some hard truths about America’s justice system, starting with… Read more »