HHS Office of Minority Health is celebrating National Minority Health Month with the #Bridge2Health Twitter Town Hall virtual event. The event is at 1:00PM EDT on April 12, 2017. Following the theme for National Minority Health Month of Bridging Health Equity Across Communities, the event will feature Health Equity Partners and stories from around the country with community-based efforts to help address social determinants of health and achieve health equity.
Registration is now open for the 22nd National Health Equity Research Webcast! Registration is free. You may register for individual or group participation, either as part of our live studio audience on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus, or remotely via the web.
April is Minority Health Month! This year's theme is Accelerating Health Equity for the Nation. How will you raise awareness about health equity? Visit the HHS Office of Minority Health website to download the toolkit for action, find events in your community and share your story. http://1.usa.gov/1ZxNMMr
The Office of Minority Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which oversees the implementation of the HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (HHS Disparities Action Plan), has released the first Implementation Progress Report of the HHS Disparities Action Plan, which details HHS’s efforts to address disparities in health and health care among racial and ethnic minorities.
During Men's Health Month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health is hosting a webinar, "Advancing Health Equity for Boys and Men of Color," to bring greater awareness to issues impacting health and opportunities for minority men. Leading experts will examine strategies across public health, education, employment and justice sectors that seek to improve health outcomes for boys and men of color.