13 August 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Improving Clinical Care Through Evidence: AHRQ’s Effective Health Care Program, Webinar by MOHEC and AHRQ

The Missouri Health Equity Collaborative (MOHEC) and the Federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) co-hosted a free Webinar to discuss research-based tools to enhance clinical care and quality from noon – 12:45 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. The Webinar, titled Improving Clinical Care Through Evidence: AHRQ’s Effective Health Care Program, was […]

01 May 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities Conference: Presentations available now online

The Center for Health Policy and the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative hosted the Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities conference Friday, April 25, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Central Standard Time) in Columbia, Missouri. The conference objective was  to raise participants’ awareness of health disparities, analyze the root causes of those inequities and equip […]

22 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Promoting Inclusion in LGBT Health

The Missouri Health Equity Collaborative, Center for Health Policy and the  University of Missouri School of Medicine are pleased to organize the Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT)  health educational session on Friday, April 25, 2014. Promoting Inclusion in LGBT Health “Are You Married?” 3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 25, 2014 Bryant Auditorium, M105 […]

19 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities Conference, April 25, 2014, Columbia, Missouri

Register now! Brochure/Final Program The Center for Health Policy and the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative are hosting the Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities conference Friday, April 25, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Central Standard Time) in Columbia, Missouri. This conference will raise participants’ awareness of health disparities, analyze the root causes of those […]

29 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Talk it Out with your Doc (LGBT Health Literacy)

Want to know how to better interact with your doctors, nurses, and their office staff? Unsure of how to determine if your doctor’s office is a safe and accepting space? Wondering how to find a provider who is LGBT friendly? We’ll be providing information and real world examples of how to find a doctor you’re […]

03 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

RESCHEDULED!!! ‘Talk it Out with your Doc’ rescheduled for January 18, 2014

Due to severe weather and icy road conditions we are canceling tomorrow’s Talk it OUT with your Doc meeting. We apologize for this change, but it’s a decision we had to make to keep everyone safe — and healthy. Don’t worry though. We’re moving the date to Saturday, January 18, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]