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Mar 24, 2017

Health Disparities in Minneapolis’ Underserved Communities to Be Discussed

By Sumedha Penheiter @sumedhapenheiter
Join the Office of Health Disparities Research (OHDR) for a special research presentation by Southside Community Health Services (“Southside”), which provides medical and dental services to one of Minneapolis’ most underserved neighborhoods. [...]
Health Disparities in Minneapolis’ Underserved Communities to Be Discussed
Feb 8, 2016

Mayo Researchers and Leaders to Present at Workplace Inclusion Conference

By Sumedha Penheiter @sumedhapenheiter
Mayo Clinic health disparities researchers and diversity leaders will present at the Forum on Workplace Inclusion’s Annual Conference, which will take place March 29–31, 2016, at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Sharonne Hayes, M.D.; Michelle van Ryn, Ph.D.; Sean Phelan, Ph.D.; and Fred Wills, MPA, will present the learning session “Seeing and Addressing Invisible Factors: Unconscious Bias” from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30. [...]
Mayo Researchers and Leaders to Present at Workplace Inclusion Conference
Nov 2, 2015

Health Disparities Researcher Wins NAACP Award

By Sumedha Penheiter @sumedhapenheiter
The Rochester Branch of the NAACP awarded LaPrincess Brewer, M.D., its “Nancy Hart Meritorious Service Award” at its 2015 Freedom Fund Banquet on October 24, 2015.  The award was presented to Dr. Brewer, a Mayo Clinic health disparities researcher, for her “ongoing commitment to cardiovascular disease prevention amongst high risk [...]
Health Disparities Researcher Wins NAACP Award
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