Wednesday, November 28, 2012

USHHS. Office of Minority Health. Resources.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Link to HHS.gov
The Office of Minority Health - 1800-444-6472


FYI: Minority Resources...Money & More

Provided by the Office of Minority Health Resource Center's Information Services Team
November 28, 2012
 

Native American Heritage Month Resources

Each November, we honor the culture and contributions of the American Indians and Alaska Natives during Native American Heritage Month. The Office of Minority Health is sharing information and resources designed to empower, educate and inform. Check out our website and follow OMH on Twitter to get the latest information.

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Funding

Federal Grants

  • Department of Housing and Urban Development: Continuum of Care Program Competition; provides support to address homelessness throughout communities. View Full Announcement
Minority Population Specific: $500k or less . . .  
  • HHS/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Natural History and Prevention of Viral Hepatitis Among Alaska Natives Grant. View Full Announcement
  • HHS/NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: RFA-HL-13-018: Mentored Career Award for Faculty at Institutions That Promote Diversity (K01). View Full Announcement
  • HHS/NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: RFA-HL-13-019: Mentored Career Development Award to Promote Faculty Diversity/Re-Entry in Biomedical Research (K01) View Full Announcement
  • HHS/NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: RFA-HL-13-021: T32 Training Program for Institutions That Promote Diversity (T32) View Full Announcement
$500k or more . . .  
  • HHS/National Institutes of Health (NIH): Determinants and Consequences of Personalized Health Care and Prevention (U01). View Full Announcement
  • HHS/Health Resources & Services Administration: HIV Early Intervention Services (EIS) Program Existing Geographic Service Areas (EISEGA) Grant. View Full Announcement
$500k or less . . .  
  • HHS/Health Resources & Services Administration: Health Workforce Research Center (HWRC) Program Grant View Full Announcement
  • HHS/Health Resources & Services Administration: Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) Program- Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Grant. View Full Announcement
  • HHS/Health Resources & Services Administration; Community Based Dental Partnership Program Grant. View Full Announcement

Non Federal Grants

Minority Population Specific: $500k or less . . . 
  • Massachusetts Medical Society & Alliance Charitable Foundation: Community Action and Care for the Medically Uninsured/Underinsured. View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer
  • Native Arts & Cultures Foundation: Bridge Initiative: Arts + Health. View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer
  • The Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality (CPI): Hispanic Poverty and Inequality Grant Competition. View Full Announcement [PDF | 67KB] Exit Disclaimer
$500k or less . . . 

Resources

  • Grant Station: Webinar Tour of the GrantStation Website. Tue, Dec 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST. Learn More Exit Disclaimer

Scholarships/Fellowships

  • Kennedy Krieger Institute: Maternal Child Health Careers/Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement - Undergraduate Program (MCHC/RISE-UP). View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer
  • Kennedy Krieger Institute: James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program. View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer
  • NAPH/Kaiser Permanente: Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Scholarships, to cover the registration fee for the several IHI offerings. View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer

Resources

  • CDC: Introducing an interactive data set comprising 31 behavioral risk factors and health indicators. Sortable Risk Factors and Health Indicators Stats. Learn More

American Indians/Alaska Native Health

  • The Urban Indian Health Institute: New online campaign launched. Native Generations Campaign, addresses high rates of infant mortality, causes of infant death and maternal and child health needs among American Indians and Alaska Natives. Video, Webpage and Resources now available. Learn More Exit Disclaimer

Health Care

  • Institute of Medicine: New report released. An Integrated Framework for Assessing the Value of Community-Based Prevention. Read Full Report Exit Disclaimer

Events

  • National Academy for State Health Policy: Webinar. Engineering an Exchange: A Look at State Blueprints and Decisions. A panel of state officials who will outline the exchange choices their states have made, and describe the policy goals behind those choices. December 13, 3:00 pm EST Learn More Exit Disclaimer

Health Equity

Events

  • HHS/Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships: Webinar for faith and community leaders. Latino Faith and Community Leaders' Introduction to the Office for Civil Rights (in English and Spanish). December 10th at 3:30 pm EST. Learn More Exit Disclaimer
  • Community Oriented Correctional Health Services (COCHS): Webcast. Addressing Health Disparities for Minority Populations in Jails. 8:30 am EST on Thursday, December 6, 2012. View Full Announcement Exit Disclaimer

Heart Disease

Events

  • HHS/Million Hearts: Webinar. POWERFUL ENOUGH TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE: Promising Practices for Blood Pressure Control in Clinical Settings. Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST Learn More Exit Disclaimer

Infant/Child Health

  • SAMHSA: New report. Supporting Infants, Toddlers and Families Impacted by Caregiver Mental Health Problems, Substance Abuse, and Trauma. Read Full Report

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