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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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15 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

African American & Hispanic Health Equity in Missouri

The Missouri Foundation for Health and the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative are pleased to invite leaders from communities throughout Missouri to a forum to promote collaborative health equity interventions across sectors. Join us for this opportunity to network, learn the latest disparity data, and hear from leaders in the field, including promising interventions! Confirmed Speakers: […]

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12 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Closing The Gap: Increasing Access and Equity

The International Council of Nurses, a a federation of more than 130 national nurses associations, has released the Closing the gap:Increasing Access and Equity toolkit. The document looks at gaps in the health status and life expectancy between different populations. It also looks at the importance of the social determinants of health and the role […]

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11 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments


This site was created by Dr. Randall Sell and is maintained by the Program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health at Drexel University, School of Public Health.

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12 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

American Indian/Alaska Native Uninsurance Disparities: A Comparison of 3 Surveys

A study which examined whether 3 nationally representative data sources produce consistent estimates of disparities and rates of uninsurance among American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) populations. The study also showed how choice of data sources impacts study conclusions.

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03 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Race, Ethnicity, and Language Data: Standardization for Health Care Quality Improvement

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11 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Presentations from Building Health Equity in the Kansas City Region

Couldn’t make it to yesterday’s event? Download the presentations from Debbie Chase, Susan Garrett and Karen Edison. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health & Health Care: Kansas City Regional Data Debbie Chase, MPA Smoking among Latino Immigrants: Developing Solutions Susan Garrett Project Director, Preventive Medicine & Public Health KU Medical Center Missouri Health Equity Collaborative […]

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