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The Program in Health Disparities Research supports educational programs to develop the next generation of health equity researchers through high-quality mentoring and training at the high school, undergraduate, graduate, and junior faculty levels. We are committed to expanding the diversity of the health equity research workforce.

PHDR Initiatives

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Series
Leaders in health disparities research present lectures and meet in small groups with faculty, fellows, and students, and visit community organizations.
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Undergraduate Research Internship on Cancer and Health Disparities
Undergraduate students work with researchers on cancer and health disparities related topics.

Health Equity Leadership & Mentoring Program
An opportunity for junior faculty members at the University of Minnesota.

The University of Minnesota Cancer-Related Health Disparities Education and Career Development Program
A joint training program in the Medical School and the School of Public Health.

Additional Resources