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Includes the AAMC Resolution on Equal Opportunity, descriptions of programs related to minority students, faculty and physicians.
http://www.aamc.org/
Collection of research findings and press releases from the AHRQ.
http://www.ahrq.gov/
Has several sections dealing with information on substance abuse in minority groups: African-Americans, Asian/Pacific Islander Americans, American Indians/Native Alaskans, and Hispanic/Latinos. Most of the information focuses on the research that is known about substance abuse in the minority populations.
http://www.health.org/
This site contains information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and other related issues pertinent to the health care of recent immigrants.
http://ethnomed.org/
The Health Resources and Services Administration's Office of Minority Health provides leadership agencywide for programs and activities which address the special health needs of racial/ethnic minorities to eliminate disparities, while improving health status.
http://www.hrsa.gov/
Specializing in applied aging research on America's minority populations.
http://www.unt.edu/
Minority health is a research priority at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The individual NIH institutes, centers, and divisions continue to initiate research programs designed to mitigate or end diseases and disabilities disproportionately affecting minorities.
http://www.aamc.org/
A description of the database of minority physicians developed by the Association of American Medical Colleges. The database will be available for research.
http://www.aamc.org/
The Office of Minority Health (OMH) was established by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in 1985. The office advises the Secretary and the Office of Public Health and Science on public health policies and programs affecting American Indian and Alaska Native, African American, Asian American and Pacific Islander, and Hispanic populations. OMH's goal is to promote improved health among these racial and ethnic minority populations.
http://www.omhrc.gov/