The Program in Health Disparities Research seeks to promote health equity through collaborative research, education, and trusted partnerships.

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Featured Announcement

Applications Open: 2017 PHDR Pilot Grants 

The University of Minnesota Program in Health Disparities Research (PHDR) announces the 2017 Pilot Grants in Health Disparities Research. These grants are designed to encourage community-initiated research and foster sustainable long-term collaboration between community-based organizations and academic researchers on research projects focused on reducing and eliminating health disparities.

2017 Pilot grant proposals must focus on:

  1. Health disparities from second hand smoke in Minnesota
  2. Cancer-related health disparities in Minnesota
  3. Any health disparities topic in North Minneapolis
  4. A Broader sharing of new knowledge generated from a research project (e.g., dissemination research) related to topics 1-3 above

Learn more and apply