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The Office of Minority Health is Featured in the Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice

posted Sep 19, 2017, 1:08 PM by Tech Support   [ updated Sep 19, 2017, 1:08 PM ]
The latest issue of the Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice (Volume 9, Issue 6 (2016)) features the Office of Minority Health (OMH) and the National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (NPA). The supplement focuses on strategies used at the state, federal and tribal level to address health disparities. Topics covered include health equity; funding; health equity mapping; capacity building; cross sector collaborations and much more.

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Improving Access and Utilization of Data to Support Research and Programs Intended to Eliminate Disparities and Promote Health Equity
Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo

The Guide to Community Preventive Services Review of Interventions to Promote Health Equity in the United States
Robert Hahn; Jonathan E. Fielding, M.D., M.P.H., M.A., M.B.A; Robert L. Johnson, M.D.; Carles Muntaner, M.D., Ph.D., M.H.S.; Benedict I. Truman, M.D., M.P.H.; and Tracy Orleans

Implementation of the National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities: A Three-Year Retrospective
Oscar Espinosa; Brandon Coffee-Borden, MPP Coffee-Borden, MPP; Alexis Bakos, PhD, MPH, RN, D. Bakos, PhD, MPH, RN; and Onyemaechi Nweke

Mapping the Alignment of Programmatic Mission, Functions and Outcomes with the Attainment of Health Equity: An Overview of the Approach and Initial Outcomes through the Lens of the USDA’s CYFAR SCP Program
Onyemaechi Nweke; Kara Ryan, MPP; and Bonita Williams, PhD

Rhode Island’s Health Equity Zones: Addressing Local Problems with Local Solutions
Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH; Ana P. Novais, MA; Carol Hall-Walker, MPA; Angela B. Ankoma, MPH, MSW; and John P. Fulton, PhD

Achieving Health Equity for Indian Country
Jamie Ishcomer

An Assessment of Funding and Other Capacity Needs for Health Equity Programming Within State-Level Chronic Disease Programs
Tiffany Pertillar; Ann Pobutsky, PhD; Gail Brandt, EdD, MPH; Marisa New, OTR, MPH; JamieLou Delavan, BA; Robyn Taylor, MBA; Amishi Shah, MPA, MA; Folasaya Adunola, DDS, MPH; and Onyemaechi Nweke

A Roundtable on Cross-Sector Collaboration and Resource Alignment for Health Equity: Meeting Summary
Onyemaechi Nweke