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Learn about NIMHD’s newest collaboration with Fuel Up to Play 60 en Español

NIMHD is helping expand the reach of Fuel Up to Play 60 among Spanish-speaking communities through the new Fuel Up to Play 60 en Español. (more)

NIH launches research program to reduce health disparities in surgical outcomes

The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched an initiative to support research to better understand and address disparities in surgical care and outcomes for disadvantaged populations. (more)

2016 NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute, August 15-19, 2016

Click here for more information and how to apply.

Dr. Pérez-Stable interviewed on Conversations on Health Care Radio Interview, January 18, 2016

Dr. Pérez-Stable discusses challenges and insights on strategies for improving health care disparities. Click here to listen to interview.

Census Bureau Reports at Least 350 Languages Spoken in U.S. Homes

U.S. Census Bureau released a set of new tables today detailing hundreds of languages that U.S. residents speak at home. (more)

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CDC’s Social Determinants of Health Website

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HHS Disparities Action Plan

The HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities outlines goals and actions.

Recent NIH News

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April 29, 2016 - NIH creates Atlas of Human Malformation Syndromes in Diverse Populations

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April 20, 2016 - Affective neuroscience expert Dr. Richard Davidson to speak on meditation research at NIH

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April 19, 2016 - NIH study finds factors that may influence influenza vaccine effectiveness

Director's Corner

Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D. (Eh-lee-SAY-oh PEH-rez STAH-blay)

NIMHD welcomes
Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D., as new Director. (more)

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