Open NRMN Grant Writing Coaching Groups

CCHE would like to alert you to THREE National Research Mentoring Network coaching groups open for applications! NRMN P3 Cohort 5 – Proposal Preparation Program WHO: Researchers who are ready to write at program start, preparing a new or resubmitting a revised NIH K- or R-series proposal with an NIH deadline of January-March 2018 WHERE: University of Minnesota Twin … Continue reading

Seventeenth Annual Summer Institute on Randomized Behavioral Clinical Trials, June 9-20th

The NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR), in collaboration with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), will hold the Seventeenth Annual Summer Institute on Randomized Behavioral Clinical Trials on July 9-20, 2017, in Warrenton, Virginia. The program provides a thorough grounding in the conduct of randomized clinical trials to researchers … Continue reading

Save the Date: 2017 NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute

CCHE encourages you to Save-the-Date for the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI) taking place August 14-18, 2017! The HDRI aims to support the research career development of promising minority health/health disparities research scientists early in their careers and stimulate research in the disciplines supported by health … Continue reading

Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program Call for Applications

CCHE would like to share the 2017 Call for Applications for the Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program. The application site is scheduled to go live at 9am today (Feb. 1) ~ The Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, formerly known as the Minority Medical Faculty Development Program, was … Continue reading

HELI 2017 Program News

UW-Madison will not host an annual Health Equity Leadership Institute in June 2017. We do anticipate hosting a Fall 2017 ‘booster’ program for HELI Alum, potentially in conjunction with our colleagues in the National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN). Calendar events are evolving and we will share details as soon as they are available. HELI is … Continue reading

University of Michigan Mixed Methods Spring 2017 Workshop

The Michigan Mixed Methods Research and Scholarship Program (M3RSP) at the University of Michigan (U-M) is holding a workshop in March 2017 entitled “Designing Participatory Mixed Methods Research: Community-Engaged Approaches to Address Complex Problems.” This Spring 2017 Workshop will take place Thursday, March 30 – Saturday, April 1, 2017 in Ann Arbor, MI and will … Continue reading

Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference

CCHE would like to share some dates for the Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy’s 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference ~ The Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education is hosting its 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference March 16-18, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. … Continue reading

New Publication on Community-Level Obesity Prevention

CCHE would like to share a recent article by former CCHE Director, Alexandra Adams, MD, PhD, published in the current issue of the Wisconsin Medical Journal ~ “Developing a Strategy Menu for Community-Level Obesity Prevention,” by Christopher Spahr, MS; Alexandra Wells, MS; Brian D. Christens, PhD; Ethen Pollard, BS; James LaGro, Jr, PhD; Alfonso Morales, … Continue reading

Tufts University Public Health & Community Medicine Opportunity

CCHE would like to alert you to a faculty opportunity at Tufts University in Boston, MA ~ The Tufts University School of Medicine’s Department of Public Health and Community Medicine invites applications for a full-time, 12-month faculty appointment in health equity/health disparities at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. They seek a collegial individual … Continue reading

New Publication – Needs, Priorities, and Recommendations for Engaging Underrepresented Populations in Clinical Research

CCHE would like to share a recent publication ~ “Needs, Priorities, and Recommendations for Engaging Underrepresented Populations in Clinical Research: A Community Perspective” by Erves, J.C., Mayo-Gamble, T.L., Malin-Fair, A. et al. is published in the November 2016 issue of Journal of Community Health. This article presents the health and research priorities of diverse groups … Continue reading