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

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

Tenure-Track Opportunity at University of Maryland

CCHE would like to alert you to a tenure-track opportunity at the University of Maryland, ~ The University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Health Services Administration is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level with the appointment effective as of August 2017. We seek candidates with expertise … Continue reading

HELI Maryland Faculty to Host Early September Capitol Hill Briefing on Health Equity

Very exciting news from our HELI colleagues in Maryland – upcoming event in Washington DC! The University of Maryland (UMD) Division of Research, in collaboration with Congressman John P. Sarbanes and the Big Ten Academic Alliance, will host a Capitol Hill briefing focused on the topic of health equity and disparities research on Thursday, September 8th. The … Continue reading

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

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!

HELI Video Premiere!

Attendees of HELI 2014 this past June may recall our videographer Emily Julka filming throughout the Institute. We are excited to debut the final product that features members of our esteemed HELI faculty and alumni!   Thank you to those who offered their perspective about the value of HELI. We showed this to our CTSA External … Continue reading

New CRIHB Resource on Infant Health Outcomes

The Center would like to alert you to a new resource – the Community and Research Information for Healthy Births (CRIHB) website is a “one stop shop” for accessing data about factors that affect Milwaukee and Wisconsin infant health outcomes. Using a population health framework, CRIHB explores the broad social determinants of health and how … Continue reading

University of Maryland Center for Health Equity – Public Health Critical Race Praxis Institute applications due 11/15!

The Center would like to alert/remind you that the University of Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) is accepting applications for the inaugural Public Health Critical Race Praxis Institute, scheduled for February 17-19, 2014!  The Institute will be a 3-day intensive workshop  focused on how best to utilize Critical Race Theory (CRT) and Public Health … Continue reading