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10 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Missouri Foundation for Health Paves the Way for LGBT Health Equity

By Meghan Garvey, SAGE Metro St. Louis, Social Work Intern Over the past year there have been many positive strides to address issues related to health disparities and access to care for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Last month, the Missouri Foundation for Health gave us another effort to celebrate with […]

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28 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Agenda for 9/19 MOHEC Columbia Regional Mtg

Building Health Equity in the Mid-Missouri Region September 19, 2012 | 10 A.M. – 3 P.M. Stotler Lounge, Memorial Student Union University of Missouri, Columbia, MO Overall objective: To share the latest data and best practices aimed at reducing health disparities throughout Missouri. Goals: Share best practices and lessons learned. Allow partners throughout the region […]

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17 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Mid Missouri – MOHEC Columbia Regional Meeting

Join us in Columbia for “Building Health Equity in Mid Missouri,” a regional MOHEC meeting on September 19th. This is one of several regional meetings MOHEC will host across the state this fall. Each meeting is a regional discussion of health equity, the social determinants of health, and potential solutions. The Columbia meeting will feature […]

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30 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities Conference: Presentations available

“Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a Time,” was a one-day conference with leading researchers, program planners, health care advocates and more. The conference covered racial and ethnic health disparities, newcomer and immigrant health disparities, health disparities for individuals with mental health conditions and LGBT health disparities. Keynote speakers: […]

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04 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Missouri Rural Health Biennial 2011 Report

From Missouri DHSS, the 2010-2011 Missouri Rural Health Report is rich with data related to Missouri’s underserved, rural populations. Download the most recent report or archives at http://health.mo.gov/living/families/ruralhealth/publications.php.

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05 August 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Building Health Equity in the Kansas City Region

MOHEC has just announced a new community meeting for the Kansas City region. Join MOHEC on December 7th for “Building Health Equity in the Kansas City Region,” at the Kauffman Conference Center in Kansas City.  Sharing the results from its 2011 research project with newcomer populations, the MOHEC team and featured speakers will share and […]

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18 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Missouri Health Equity Survey

Want to know what Missouri is doing on the ground to promote health equity? So do we! Please take our short, informal survey to help us learn about the programs, policies and people who are working to make good health available to all. Results will be shared with MOHEC partners and members. Take the survey

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