2018 Approved Research Concepts

Mechanisms of Lung Cancer Disparities in U.S.-Role of Risk & Protective Factors

This initiative will support research to understand the etiologic factors and the underlying mechanisms for lung cancer disparities among health disparity (HD) populations in the U.S.

Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Training (MHRT; T37)

This initiative will support research, education and training opportunities in minority health and health disparities research for individuals from health disparity populations underrepresented in biomedical and behavioral research at domestic institutions and specified foreign regions.

Leveraging Health Information Technology (Health IT) to Address Minority Health Disparities

This initiative will support research that examines the impact of health information technology (health IT) adoption on health disparity populations (e.g. racial/ethnic, low SES, rural, sexual/gender minority) in access to care, quality of care, patient engagement, and health outcomes.