Program in Health Disparities Research

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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

Education

The Program in Health Disparities Research addresses health disparities among communities most impacted by health inequities by supporting and expanding diverse academic and community educational programs focusing on health inequities.

Community Engagement

The Program in Health Disparities Research addresses health disparities among communities most impacted by health inequities by engaging communities in initiatives aimed at reducing health inequities.

Research

The Program in Health Disparities Research is driven to improve health for all through research and we have various research studies that are actively conducting research in those areas.