The following Minority Health Project programs are available from the Public Health Foundation   Program Item Number Price Community Organizing and Community Building: Public Health Watchwords for the 21st Century DVD-017 $25.00 AIDS at 25: It’s Time to Deliver (lecture title: AIDS at 25: Emerging from the Matrix) VT-104 $15.00 Collaborative Research with Communities:… Read more »

19th National Health Equity Research Webcast (6/4/2013) Early Childhood Development: Investing in Our Children and Our Future Sarah L. Kastelic, Portia R. Kennel, Yvette Sanchez Fuentes Moderator: Khari M. Garvin More about this broadcast Webcast Research seminar at Oregon State University College of Public Health and Human Sciences, 5/24/2013 Translating epidemiologic findings into action to… Read more »

  The UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Office Of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, and American Indian Center come together for the 20th annual National Health Equity Research Webcast. The broadcast is an interactive, live-streamed symposium that explores the intersection of health, policy, and diversity through expert panel… Read more »

Thank you for your interest in the 22nd National Health Equity Research Webcast, which was held on June 7, 2016.  Watch the recording below. Please return here for updates as we plan the 23rd National Health Equity Webcast, tentatively scheduled for June 6, 2017. View recorded webcast Tuesday, June 7th, 2016, 1:30-4 pm Political Power,… Read more »

Featured alumni: On September 1, 2008, David McCoy, MEd, MPH, JD became the fifth Controller in North Carolina history following unanimous approval of his nomination by the North Carolina General Assembly. [full story] Alumni news: On August 21, 2010, Tamera Coyne-Beasley received a physicians award at the 17th Annual Legacy Charity Luncheon held by the… Read more »

  “Translational Research: The Road from Efficacy to Equity”Ana Diez-Roux, MD, PhD, MPH Professor, Epidemiology, University of Michigan, School of Public Health Director, Center for Integrative Approaches to Health Disparities & Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health Nina Wallerstein, DrPH, MPH Professor, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Director, Center for Participatory… Read more »

Nurse Leader interviews UNC School of Nursing Director of Multicultural Affairs Rumay Alexander Congratulations to Dr. Rumay Alexander and to Nurse Leader on an engaging, insightful, and beautifully illustrated interview. “There were many times I was the first or the only female, first with an earned doctorate in the workplace, youngest, only nurse or only… Read more »

Please visit minorityhealth.web.unc.edu for the most up-to-date information. The Annual Minority Health Conference was launched by the Minority Student Caucus in 1977 and has been conducted nearly every year since then. Major objectives are to highlight health issues of concern to people of color and to attract students interested in minority health to the School…. Read more »

  Breaking the Cycle: Investigating the Intersection of Educational Inequities and Health Disparities   15th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health   June 9, 2009   Click image to view entire webcast. Reginald Weaver, DIP (hon), DHL (hon), DPS (hon) When Education and Health Intersect Vice President, Education International Past… Read more »

12th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Sharon Fryar Height Sharon Fryar Height was born in Sampson County, North Carolina, a region whose rich soil is known for its private and commercial tobacco farms that make up North Carolina’s historic “Tobacco Road.” Sharon received her Bachelor of Arts degree from… Read more »