Work & Impact

Advancing novel perspectives on and solutions to the genetic, cultural, and social factors that drive health disparities.

Featured Programs

Community Health Builders: Greensboro

A “train the trainer” paradigm that localizes national insights.

Master Class on Dyslipidemia

Enhancing clinician communication with minority patients.

Ancillary SOL Study

Exploring CVD risk in Hispanic/Latino sub-populations.

Impact areas

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Identifying Unmet Needs

Socially- and culturally-based experiences and expectations

Young nurse doing a glucose blood test on her senior patient, during a home visit

Furthering Critical Research

Deeper investigations into minority-specific genetic risks

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Building Educational Tools

Resources for providers to better serve their populations

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Piloting Community Initiatives

Innovative programs that empower local stakeholders