16 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Newcomer and Immigrant Health Disparities

From the Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities conference, a panel on Newcomer and Immigrant Health Disparities. With Steve Jeanetta, PhD, Cathy Anderson, Dave Campbell, MD and Samantha Marquard, MSN, APRN, MPH.

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09 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Still time to sign up for the Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities conference!!

“Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a Time” DATE: Friday, April 27, 2012 | TIME: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. LOCATION: Garden Conference Center at the Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO Join us this spring for “Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a […]

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04 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Save the Date: Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri One Community at a time!

The “Healthy Lives- Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri One Community at a time” conference will take place on April 27, 2012, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Columbia.¬† The keynote speaker will be Dr. Thomas LaVeist from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, one o the most known health disparities researchers […]

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09 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Kansas City – Presentations now available online

The Building Health Equity in Kansas City meeting¬† took place on December 7, 2011 at the Kauffman Conference Center in Kansas City. Around 90 health care stakeholders from the Kansas City area participated in discussions about health care disparities experienced by individuals who are newcomers to the region (immigrants and refugees), who have underlying mental […]

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14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

The Twin Epidemics of Poverty and Diabetes: Understanding Diabetes Disparities in a Low-Income Latino and Immigrant Neighborhood

Through a combination of mixed research methods, which included surveys and focus groups, the authors examine the social determinants of health that impact the high risk and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in low income Latino immigrants in the United States. In you are interested in the topic, please see the link below: Claudia Chaufan […]

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29 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Looking at Health Equity in Missouri

A new project summary from the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative (MOHEC) has been released, highlighting the findings from MOHEC’s 2010 research. Please see the summary at the following link: Missouri Health Equity Collaborative (MOHEC) 2010

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