Program in Health Disparities Research

We Are Driven

Eliminating Health Disparities | Promoting Health Equity

Director, Michele L. Allen, MD, MS

Michele Allen

The Program in Health Disparities Research, headed by Dr. Michele Allen, is housed within the University of Minnesota Medical SchoolThe Program in Health Disparities Research is driven to improve health for all through research, education, community engagement, and policy.

  • 66 AFFILIATED FACULTY
  • 63 COMMUNITY MEMBERS
  • 18 TRAINEES
  • 13 HELM FELLOWS

Research

The PHDR is driven to improve health for all through research that identifies, explains, and addresses health inequities.

Community Engagement

The PHDR addresses health inequities by engaging communities as partners in research and programmatic activities.

Education

The PHDR builds educational programs that support a diverse research workforce prepared to create community-engaged solutions to pressing health inequities.