For Hispanic Heritage Month, we talk with RCMI PI Dr. Guadalupe X. Ayala, on her work on Latino health disparities; transdisciplinary research; and future researchers.
North Carolina Central University is addressing COVID-19 disparities in rural communities and strengthening local collaboration, leading to increased survey response, testing and vaccination.
For Hispanic Heritage Month, we talk with RCMI PI Dr. Renato Aguilera, on his work on health disparities and cancer and developing next-generation researchers.
The NIH Loan Repayment Program application cycle is open through November 20. Are you ready to apply? Get details on the process and eligibility.
Get information from NIMHD on research, communications and federal resources on COVID-19:
Storytelling Through Narrative Medicine: Measuring the Lived-Experiences of Black Women’s Reproductive Health
Dr. Shameka Poetry Thomas explains how narrative medicine helps decrease health disparities by listening to a patient’s lived-experiences, not just their symptoms.More
NIMHD leaders Dr. Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable and Dr. Monica Webb Hooper share their appreciation to researchers and staff to improve health equity during the pandemic.More
NIMHD Director Dr. Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable shares his thoughts on the NIH Strategic Plan for Minority Health and Health Disparities.More
Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Share, compare and integrate data across studies to increase impact of minority and disparities research with NIMHD data-harmonization tools.
Visit the data portal to explore health statistics, charts, and maps by data topic across the health disparities continuum.
An evolving conceptualization of factors relevant to research that addresses the complex, multi-faceted nature of minority health and health disparities.