HELI Alumni Presentations & Poster Sessions at APHA 2016!

The APHA 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo is coming up October 29-November 2 in Denver, Colorado! Many HELI Alumni and Faculty will be there to share posters & presentations so we’ve compiled a list for some initial orientation. It’s not exhaustive, but it’s a start! HELI Alumni at APHA 2016 (PDF) Health Equity Leadership Institute APHA 2016Continue reading “HELI Alumni Presentations & Poster Sessions at APHA 2016!”

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 expertiseContinue reading “Tenure-Track Opportunity at University of Maryland”

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. TheContinue reading “HELI Maryland Faculty to Host Early September Capitol Hill Briefing on Health Equity”

HELI Alumni at UNTHSC Star Fellowship Program!

A (very) mini HELI reunion has occurred! HELI 2015 alumni Dr. Tamarah Moss and Dr. Felicia Taylor Waller and 2016 HELI alumni Dr. Tourette Jackson reunited as 2016-2017 Fellows with the Texas Center for Health Disparities (TCHD) STAR Fellowship at the University of North Texas Health Science Center. The STAR Fellowship Program is designed for juniorContinue reading “HELI Alumni at UNTHSC Star Fellowship Program!”

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

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!!! *NotContinue reading “Thank you to the HELI 2016 Scholars!”

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 – eitherContinue reading “Request from HELI 2016”

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 toContinue reading “NIMHD is hiring a Scientific Director to lead Division of Intramural Research”