National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities


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National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities

 
an institute of the national institutes of health whose mission is to reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities between racial and ethnic minorities (and other groups such as the urban and rural poor) and society as a whole. It does this by conducting and supporting basic, clinical, and behavioral research, emerging programs, training, and information dissemination in this area.

National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NCMHD)

an institute of the National Institutes of Health whose mission is to reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities between racial and ethnic minorities (and other groups, such as the urban and rural poor) and society as a whole. It does this by conducting and supporting basic, clinical, and behavioral research and by offering emerging programs, training, and information dissemination in this area.
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Kyu Rhee, a primary care physician and member of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) committee that assessed the National Institutes of Health (NIH) plan to eliminate health disparities, has been named director of the Office of Innovation and Program Coordination (OIPC) at the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NCMHD) at the NIH.
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