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15 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Health Equity for All Missourians: Put Data Into Action

Health Equity For All Missourians, Put Data Into Action When: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM Where: Guadalupe Center (1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City, MO 64108) UPDATE: Presentations are available below! Healthy Equity for All Missourians: African-American and Hispanic Health Disparities in Missouri , Ryan Barker: Health Policy, Missouri Foundation […]

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11 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Presentations from the St Louis Health Equity Regional Meeting

Thank you very much to all of you for participating at the St Louis health equity regional meeting that took place  November 8, 2013 at the Regional Arts Commission. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from some of our great presenters. 1.  The Benefits of Collective Impact in Addressing […]

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14 October 2013 ~ 0 Comments

St. Louis Health Equity Meeting

The Missouri Health Equity Collaborative and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Office of Minority Health and Office on Women’s Health are hosting a regional meeting in St Louis focused on promising practices and ways communities are closing health disparities. The event is free and lunch is provided but registration is required. Health […]

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25 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Presentations from the Columbia Regional Meeting

Thank you very much to all the participants at the Mid-Missouri health equity regional meeting that took place  September 11, 2013 in Columbia, Missouri. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from each of our great presenters. 1.  Skip the Salt, Help the Heart Presenter: Natalie Hampton Senior Information Specialist, […]

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03 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

All Perspectives Required: Practice Makes Progress

Part III (This is the third installment in Healthier LGBT Populations – A Call for Perspective and Patience. Read Parts I and II.) “While we talk about the importance of practicing evidence-based medicine, the reality is that medical science is still very much an art. This is particularly true when caring for sexual minorities, since […]

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06 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Columbia Regional Meeting

Join MOHEC in Columbia on September 11, 2013. The Missouri Health Equity Collaborative is hosting a regional meeting in Columbia focused on promising practices and ways communities are closing health disparities. The event is free and lunch is provided but registration is required. Columbia flyer Columbia, September 11, 2013 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Old […]

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28 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Videos Live from June Health Equity Forum

Couldn’t make it to the June Missouri Health Equity Forum? Catch up with all the promising practices and hear the complete presentations. Ryan Barker, Missouri Foundation for Health Shannon Canfield, MOHEC Morning Panel Karen Edison, Center for Health Policy Katherine Mathews, Casa de Salud Cynthia Dean, Missouri Bootheel Regional Consortium, Fatherhood First Program Jason Purnell, […]

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27 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Missouri Health Equity Collaborative team presents at Cambio de Colores

If a family loses almost a third of their wealth, what happens to their health? That question and its answers were discussed at the Twelfth Annual Cambio de Colores Conference in St. Louis. Economist William R. Emmons from the Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis confirmed that between 2007 and 2010, the median wealth of […]

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26 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Cambio de Colores Conference Presentations

Recently, MOHEC contributed to the 2013 Cambio de Colores annual conference, “Latinos in the Heartland: Positive Steps toward a Pluralist Society.” Since 2002, the annual Cambio de Colores (Change of Colors) Conference brings together researchers, practitioners, decision-makers, and community members to discuss the issues that Missouri, the Heartland, and other states face as a result […]

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05 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Slides from the African American & Hispanic Health Equity Forum

The databooks are available from: http://www.mffh.org/content/405/health-equity.aspx. Presentations from the African American & Hispanic Health Equity Forum: Ryan Barker, Missouri Foundation for Health, Databook Release Shannon Canfield, University of Missouri Center for Health Policy, Qualitative overview Cynthia Dean, Missouri Bootheel Regional Consortium, Fatherhood First Katherine Mathews, Casa de Salud, Slides Jason Purnell, Brown School and Institute […]

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