Congrats to HELI alum Dr. Olayinka Shiyanbola!

CCHE is delighted to congratulate HELI 2014 alum Olayinka Shiyanbola, PhD, on her new Collaborative Health Equity Research (CHER) pilot award via the UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR)! Dr. Shiyanbola has received $50,000 to support her community-engaged project entitled, “Feasibility and Acceptability of a Pilot Culturally Specific Educational-Behavioral Intervention for African Americans with Type... Continue Reading →

HELI 2018 Application Example

The HELI Application (which is submitted via Qualtrics survey link) will go live on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018. Below you will find a word document version of the application. 2018 HELI Application Example (Word Doc) This Word Document version is for reference only, to allow potential applicants a jump start on requesting required letters of support... Continue Reading →

R01/R21 Health Disparities Funding Opportunities from NIMHD

CCHE would like to alert you to two funding opportunity announcements ~ The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) is leading two funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) on Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities. NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs) participating in these two FOAs include NIDA and NIAAA. Health Services Research on Minority... Continue Reading →

New Publication by HELI Alum Dr. Kristen Malecki!

We’d like to share a new article by HELI 2010 alum Kristen Malecki, PhD. “Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and maternal depressive symptoms: Moderation by program perception,” is published in Social Science & Medicine. A PDF of the article is available here. Dr. Malecki is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Population Health... Continue Reading →

Tenure-Track Faculty Opportunity in Health Promotion & Health Equity at UW-Madison

CCHE would like to alert you to a new tenure-track faculty opportunity at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The UW-Madison Kinesiology Department in collaboration with the Departments of Counselling Psychology and Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education are launching a new undergraduate degree program in Health Promotion and Health Equity. They are seeking an individual with a... Continue Reading →

HELI 2018 Dates: June 10-15th!

We are pleased to announce that the next Health Equity Leadership Institute (HELI) will take place Sunday, June 10 – Friday, June 15, 2018. Please save the dates if you’re interested in joining us in 2018! The HELI application is typically released in late January. We will share further details as they develop. Stay tuned... Continue Reading →

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