Innovation | Equity | Collaboration

The UNC Center for Health Equity Research (CHER) brings together collaborative, multidisciplinary teams of stakeholders to improve health in North Carolina communities with a shared commitment to innovation, collaboration, and health equity.



  • Dr. Cheryl Woods-Giscombe interviewed by Medical News Today on highlighting Racial Disparities in Healthcare Access and Quality

    ‘We must educate healthcare providers’ about Black women’s experience Medical News Today has interviewed Prof. Cheryl Giscombé, an expert on stress-related health disparities among African Americans, about a source of pressure that many African American women experience: the obligation to project an image of strength or that of fulfilling a ‘superwoman’ role. Written by Ana … Continued

  • Research Program Manager Position

    Position Summary: The Program Manager position will lead the successful completion of the UNC-Chapel Hill scope of work on New IDEAS, an Alzheimer’s study. New IDEAS is a contracted project being completed in partnership with American College of Radiology (ACR) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), among others. UNC-Chapel Hill’s scope of work is to … Continued

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