July 14, 2011 | Human Capital Blog Post
February 21, 2014 | Story
Black men are "missing from the health care system," says Keith Elder of Saint Louis University. Story and infographic.
January 31, 2014 | Video
The Alameda County EMS Corps program, supported by RWJF, aims to increase the number of underrepresented emergency medical technicians through youth development, mentorship, and job training, specifically for high-risk youth.
Differences in Smoking Behavior and Attitudes Among Puerto Rican, Dominican, and Non-Latino White Caregivers of Children with Asthma
May 1, 2011 | Journal Article
Identifying differences in smoking attitudes among Latinos can guide cultural adaptations of evidence-based treatments.
April 15, 2011 | Journal Article
This research links historical trauma and the concept of embodiment as related to American Indian and Alaska Native populations.
January 8, 2014 | Issue Brief
Americans with fewer years of education have poorer health and shorter lives, according to a brief from the Virginia Commonwealth University Center on Society and Health.
December 4, 2013 | Commentary, Presentation Material
Remarks from Risa Lavizzo-Mourey at the 20th Anniversary Celebration of Community Health Leaders.
Minority Faculty Development Programs and Underrepresented Minority Faculty Representation at U.S. Medical Schools
December 4, 2013 | Journal Article
Over the period studied (2000–2010), minority representation in medical schools modestly increased.
December 3, 2013 | Human Capital Blog Post
Telepresence robots are expanding access to specialists in rural hospitals experiencing shortages of physicians, and in other hospitals throughout the country, reports the Associated Press.
Effects of Changes in Lunch-Time Competitive Foods, Nutrition Practices and Nutrition Policies on Low-Income Middle-School Children's Diets
December 1, 2013 | Journal Article
The School Nutrition Advances Kids (SNAK) project examined the effectiveness of various nutritional interventions on low-income middle school children’s diets in Michigan from 2007 to 2010.