Learn how traditional dance can lower blood pressure and reduce the risk of serious disease for Native Hawaiians.
“The RCMI is a legacy program critical to NIMHD’s vision of enhancing the science of minority health and health disparities” – Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D., NIMHD Director
NIMHD supports health professionals engaged in minority health and health disparities research through the NIH Loan Repayment Program. Learn more and apply.
Call for Manuscripts on Structural Racism/Discrimination for special issue of Ethnicity & Disease. Abstracts are due September 30.
New Blog Series on the Future of Minority Health and Health Disparities Research
Scientific program officer and science visioning process committee member, Dr. Nancy Jones, introduces this new blog post series which will highlight essays and editorials to discuss how researchers hope to operationalize the new scientific vision to transform minority health and health disparities using 30 cross-cutting research strategies announced in January 2019.More
My Message to African American Men: There’s No Shame in Seeking Help with Mental Health
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.’s Grand Basileus, Dr. David E. Marion, shares his experiences working with the African American community to minimize the stigma associated with seeking mental health treatment.More
Exploring the Potential of Artificial Intelligence to Improve Minority Health and Reduce Health Disparities
NIMHD Legislative Liaison Dr. Natasha Williams, discusses the importance of including minority populations in AI systems to decrease health disparities and improve minority health.More
HDPulse - An Ecosystem of Minority Health and Health Disparities Resources
Visit the Data Portal to explore Health statistics, charts, and maps by data topic across the health disparities continuum.