core components


  • Research – To advance innovative investigations that help a better understanding about the causes and consequences arising from disparities in health care.
  • Education and mentoring – To expand opportunities for minority health and research training through a rigorous mentoring program in applied health disparities research.
  • Training – To help leaders develop comprehensive strategies to improve their quality of culturally and linguistically appropriate services.
  • Community outreach and Engagement – To build more awareness about access and quality of care issues within ethnically diverse populations.
  • Partnerships and Collaboration  – To strengthen or establish collaborations with community-based organizations and other groups that will help increase organizational capacity.