NIH-funded study finds the burden of health disparities by race and ethnicity and educational level are high, indicating a need for interventions that promote health equity.
Swati Shah on using technology to make obstetrical health care more accessible, as we celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.
Tony Ma, M.S., discusses using technology to improve maternal and child health, as we celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.
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Honoring Trailblazing Women in the Pursuit of Health Equity
NIMHD is committed to supporting the scientific careers of all women, as well as maintaining an inclusive workplace that supports their recruitment and retention. For Women's History Month, we honor past and present female pioneer scientists who have dedicated themselves to the pursuit of in health equity.More
Advancing the Health and Wellbeing of Black and Latino Sexual Minority Men
Dr. Jordan J. White, an NIMHD Diversity Supplement awardee from Morgan State University is passionate about understanding the gaps in HIV care.More
It Takes a Village: Community Support and the Fortification of Health Among Black or African American Youth
For Black History Month NIMHD leaders, Drs. Triesta Fowler and Monica Webb Hooper, share the role community and connection play in raising healthy Black children.More
Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable
Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
PhenX Social Determinants of Health Assessments Collection
Share, compare and integrate data across studies to increase impact of minority and disparities research with NIMHD data-harmonization tools.
HDPulse: An Ecosystem of Minority Health and Health Disparities Resources
Visit the data portal to explore health statistics, charts, and maps by data topic across the health disparities continuum.
Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Framework
An evolving conceptualization of factors relevant to research that addresses the complex, multi-faceted nature of minority health and health disparities.