Join us June 24 for the NIMHD Director's Seminar: Dr. Chau Trinh-Shevrin will discuss research, policy and action to achieve health equity for Asian Americans.
Diversity in clinical research can lead to new ways to prevent/treat chronic diseases. A new multi-ethnic study on diabetes yielded better results due to a more diverse cohort.
An NIMHD study found that school-based gender-sexuality alliance clubs can encourage youth self-empowerment & reduce participants’ risk of mental health challenges.
NIMHD releases the NIH Minority Health and Health Disparities Strategic Plan 2021-2025. Learn more about how NIH Institutes, Offices and Centers will engage in critical efforts to promote health equity.
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Diversity in clinical research can help find new ways to prevent/treat chronic diseases. NIMHD's Dr. Larissa Avilés-Santa shares how a new multi-ethnic study on diabetes yielded better results due to a more diverse cohort.More
NIDA Director, Dr. Nora D. Volkow wants to move from punishment to treatment for substance use disorders.More
The rise of COVID-19 coincided with an increase in reports of anti-Asian hate incidents in the U.S. and around the world. A year later, we face the same issues. As we observe Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Dr. Gilbert Gee discusses systemic racism against Asians and the way forward.More
Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
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Visit the data portal to explore health statistics, charts, and maps by data topic across the health disparities continuum.
An evolving conceptualization of factors relevant to research that addresses the complex, multi-faceted nature of minority health and health disparities.