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Shout out to our Twitter feed! If you don’t already, give @UWCCHE & @umdhealthequity a follow on Twitter. We often share news, events, resources, & FYIs more frequently there than we actually post on the HELI blog page. Content includes information relevant for HELI folks plus our UW-Madison Collaborative Center for Health Equity and the … Continue reading

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NIH Director’s Early Independence Award

CCHE would like to alert you to the opportunities available via the NIH Director’s Early Independence Award ~ The NIH Director’s Early Independence Award (DP5 mechanism), established in 2010, accelerates the entry of exceptional junior investigators (within 15 months after or 12 months before receiving their terminal research degree or completing medical residency) into positions of … Continue reading

Congrats to HELI Alum Dr. Alvin Thomas!

CCHE is pleased to congratulate HELI 2016 alum Alvin Thomas, PhD, on his acceptance to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Connections Eleventh Bi-Annual Symposium taking place at the University of Massachusetts Boston on July 12-13th! Dr. Thomas is Co-Director of the Center for Excellence in Diversity & Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology at Palo … Continue reading

Postdoctoral Research Opportunity at MUSC in Charleston, SC

The Division of Global and Community Health in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina is seeking another highly motivated post-doctoral research associate for a federally funded study to evaluate a school-based asthma intervention and other school- and community-based research projects. The postdoctoral research associate will be responsible … Continue reading

Fryer and Butler promotion

Congrats to HELI Faculty Dr. James Butler III & Dr. Craig Fryer!

We are thrilled to congratulate two long-time friends and HELI faculty from University of Maryland at College Park on their recent promotions and tenure ~ James Butler III, DrPH, MEd, and Craig S. Fryer, DrPH, MPH, have both been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health in the … Continue reading

Postdoctoral Research Associate Opportunity at Medical University of South Carolina

The Division of Global and Community Health in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina located in Charleston, SC, is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The Division is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral research associate for federally funded school- and community-based research projects pertaining to mental health, disruptive … Continue reading

Congrats to HELI Alum Dr. Charles Rogers!

We are delighted to congratulate HELI 2016 alum Charles Rogers, PhD, MPH, on his recent acceptance into the two-week Summer Institute on Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) and the year-round RISE program! This program is part of the Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE), a national research and … Continue reading

UNC Chapel Hill Post-Doc Opportunity

HELI 2011 alum Dr. Tisha Felder shared the below Postdoctoral Research Associate opportunity as an FYI for HELI folks ~ The University of North Carolina seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate for a study provider communication about HPV vaccine concerns. Our research group works in the Health Cognition and Behavior Lab, led by Dr. Noel Brewer. … Continue reading

Congrats to HELI Alum Dr. Óscar Gil-García!

CCHE is pleased to congratulate HELI 2016 alum Óscar F. Gil-García, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development, College of Community and Public Affairs, at Binghamton University, State University of New York, on a recent intramural grant award! The award will support his project titled, “Fremont High School: A case study of the health and … Continue reading

Dr. Amutah and Dr. Lor

Congrats HELI 2016 Alumnae Dr. Amutah & Dr. Lor!

We are excited to congratulate two HELI 2016 alumni on some recent transitions ~ Ndidiamaka N. Amutah-Onukagha, PhD, MPH, CHES, has accepted a position at Tufts University in the School of Medicine, Department of Public Health & Community Medicine as an Associate Professor of Health Equity & Health Disparities. She will finish up the academic … Continue reading