28 July 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Toxic Stress in Children: Implications for health through the life course, July 27, 2016, Columbia, Missouri

Toxic Stress in Children Implications for health through the life course July 27, 2016 10 am—2 pm First State Community Bank, Community Room 300 Diego Ct, Columbia, MO 65203 Agenda 10:00 am         Introductions 10:15 am         Toxic Stress in Children Implications for health through the life course, Kenneth Haller, M.D. Professor of Pediatrics, Saint Louis University […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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09 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

HHS Releases Standards for Consistent Demographic Measures

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the final standards for data collection on race, ethnicity, sex, primary language and disability status on October 31, 2011. According to the Office of Minority Health’s website, the standards will ” apply to population health surveys sponsored by HHS, where respondents either self-report information or a […]

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14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in tobacco use-related surveillance and epidemiological research.

The authors of this study, published in the Journal of LGBT Health Research, recommned that all research on tobacco use should incorporate information about sexual orientation and gender identity.The article is also a great review of the research related to smoking in the LGBT population and the complex reasons that make this population have a […]

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01 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Report urges US government to systematically collect demographic data on LGBT people.

The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People Building a Foundation for Better Understanding Institute of Medicine (IOM), March 2011 See the report on the IOM website at : http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2011/The-Health-of-Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-and-Transgender-People/Report-Brief.aspx

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23 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Columbia/Boone County 2009 Health Assessment

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18 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Health Reform and Communities of Color: Implications for racial and ethnic health disparities

Facts on health reform.

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13 January 2011 ~ 0 Comments

CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report — United States, 2011

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention MMWR, Supplement/ Vol. 60, January 14, 2011

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03 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Creating Equity Reports: A Guide for Hospitals

The Disparities Solutions Center, Massachusetts General Hospital.

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