Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content
Large group of students

Student Programs

Internships, fellowships and other student opportunities

conversations in equity blog

Conversations in Equity

Blog devoted to increasing awareness of health inequities.

white house, washington dc

Executive Orders & Initiatives

White House and departmental initiatives.

newsletter

Newsletter

Quarterly newsletter sharing news about health equity.

Minority Health Determines the Health of the Nation - The United States has become increasingly diverse in the last century. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, approximately 36 percent of the population belongs to a racial or ethnic minority group. Though health indicators such as life expectancy and infant mortality have improved for most Americans, some minorities experience a disproportionate burden of preventable disease, death, and disability compared with non-minorities.

Top