Tenure-Track Faculty Opportunity at University of Maryland

CCHE would like to alert you to a job opportunity at the University of Maryland, College Park ~ The Department of Behavioral and Community Health in the School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position. Candidates must have theoretical and methodological skills, and research experience … Continue reading

Upcoming U-VDC Technical Grant Writing Workshop in San Antonio, TX

CCHE would like to alert you to an upcoming grant writing workshop shared via the Office of Minority Health Resource Center ~ The Higher Education Technical Assistance Project (HETAP) is offering the University Vision, Design and Capacity (U-VDC) technical grant writing workshop July 13-14th at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, TX. … Continue reading

Thank you to the HELI 2016 Scholars!

The HELI Team from UW-Madison and the University of Maryland were delighted to host our 7th annual Health Equity Leadership Institute June 12-17, 2016 in Madison, WI. We congratulate the Class of 2016 on joining the network of exceptional HELI Scholar alumni and thank them for experiencing the ‘special sauce’ with us. HAPPY SUMMER!!! *Not … Continue reading

Request from HELI 2016

Alum of and friends to HELI: We’re in the closing days of the 2016 HELI cohort, enjoying every second! Wondering if among you all there might have some wisdom to share on the following topics that have come up: Are any of you using Facebook, Instagram and/or Snapchat in your health equity research – either … Continue reading

HELI Highlighted by Wisc News!

The 2016 Health Equity Leadership Institute is nicely highlighted in a Wisc News feature…check it out! http://news.wisc.edu/leadership-institute-aims-to-help-researchers-target-health-disparities/

HELI 2016 Starts Next Week, Monday, June 13th!

We’re excited to share our 2016 HELI Program and the directories of our impressive Scholars and Presenters! HELI 2016 Program (PDF) 2016 Scholar Directory (PDF) & 2016 Presenter Directory (PDF)

NIMHD is hiring a Scientific Director to lead Division of Intramural Research

CCHE would like to share the below announcement from the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities ~ Review begins July 1, 2016 NIMHD is seeking an exceptional and visionary leader for the position of Scientific Director of its Division of Intramural Research (DIR). The mission of NIMHD is to lead scientific research to … Continue reading

Best Wishes to Dr. Alex Adams!

CCHE sends warmest wishes & a fond farewell to former Center director, Dr. Alexandra Adams! Dr. Adams announced this spring that she has accepted a faculty position with Montana State University and will serve as Director of the new Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity (CAIHRE) funded by NIH. This allows Dr. Adams … Continue reading

Minority Health Month Twitter Chat

Throughout National Minority Health Month the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIHMD) has posed a question to their social media followers: How can the public health community increase minority participation in clinical research? On Wednesday, April 27th at 1pm Central Time, NIMHD, the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of … Continue reading

Michigan State Summer Intensive on Community Engaged Scholarship

CCHE would like to share an announcement from Michigan State University about the Summer Intensive on Community Engaged Scholarship, a professional development program for early career faculty and advanced doctoral students. This Summer Intensive will take place June 6-9, 2016 and the application deadline is Friday, April 15, 2016. There is a registration fee of … Continue reading