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Notice to Readers Public Health Research Institute on Minority Health

The third annual Summer Public Health Research Institute on Minority Health is June 22-27, 1997. Cosponsors are CDC, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health, and the Association of Schools for Public Health. This session is designed to improve research methods, decision making, policy development, and planning for minority health.

The institute will emphasize issues and solutions related to collecting and analyzing data for racial and ethnic populations, studying the relation between race and socioeconomic status, identifying and reducing barriers to conducting research in minority communities, and devising surveys to study minority populations and subpopulations.

Participants will receive continuing education units. A limited number of scholarships are available. Enrollment is limited to 150 participants, and applications postmarked by May 2 will receive first consideration.

Selected sessions from the institute will be available through videoconferencing, and some of the locations will be designated as interactive sites. Applications for prospective sites postmarked by May 2 will receive first consideration.

Additional information about the institute or the videoconference is available from the Minority Health Project, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, 3104 McGavran-Greenberg Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB# 7400, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; telephone (919) 966-7012; fax (919) 966-0119; e-mail:; World-Wide Web site:

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