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Past Events – UNC Center for Health Equity Research

Vaccines are Here: Now What?

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Vaccines are Here: Now What? What to expect as vaccines become widely available is being provided by the North Carolina team of the Community Engagement Alliance (CEAL) Against COVID-19 Disparities initiative with funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The goal of this webinar is to learn accurate and current information on COVID-19 vaccines … Continued

Unwrapping the Truth About COVID-19: Talking Prevention and Treatment with Loved Ones Over the Holidays

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This important webinar is being provided by the Community Engagement Alliance (CEAL) Against COVID-19 Disparities initiative with funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The goal of this webinar will be to provide accurate and current information about COVID-19 vaccines, transmission, and therapeutics. We will provide space for community leaders and members to ask questions as well as share with us on what we can do to help increase the community’s trust in the vaccine and therapeutics. This webinar is … Continued

Building Bridges for Health Equity: Clinical Scholars Leadership Lessons

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Presenters: Joyce Javier, Anjali Taneja, Charles Moore, Derrick Stephens Description: This session brings together four RWJF Clinical Scholar alumni from the 1st cohort of the new RWJF Clinical Scholars program, to share their lessons learned from working with marginalized communities -- on complex issues of youth mental health, foster care, oral health, and opioid addictions. They aim to engage conversation on building bridges with communities in ways that foster engagement and build … Continued

Transforming the Carolinas: Research Dissemination Panel Discussion

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Transforming the Carolinas is a research study to understand the healthcare priorities for transgender people of color in NC and SC. In this webinar, we will share what we have learned so far; and we will bring together local transgender community members and healthcare providers to discuss access to care and ways to meet community … Continued

Advancing Health Equity Solutions at UNC

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Join us during University Research Week as we honor Carmen Samuel-Hodge, RD, PhD, the inaugural winner of the Gillings Health Equity Faculty Research Award. This award recognizes faculty who demonstrate excellence in research that has made a substantial impact on improved equitable outcomes or sustained reduction in inequities in a pressing public health issue. This … Continued

COVID-19 Research with Deaf People who use American Sign Language

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Description: With urgent COVID-19 funding from the NIH, the Center for Deaf Health Equity conducted mixed-methods study with deaf and hard hearing adults who use American Sign Language (ASL). We created an online ASL/English survey to quickly deploy and assess an underserved DHH population’s knowledge/attitude toward physical distancing, the self-perceived risk for COVID-19, patient-physician communication, and healthcare … Continued

26th National Health Equity Research Webcast

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites you to the 26th National Health Equity Research Webcast that will take place on Friday, September 11th at 2:00 P.M. ET on Zoom. This year’s webcast will be a live 90-min. interactive webinar. Registration is FREE and opens on July 13th! All participants are required to register … Continued

Challenges and Opportunities Achieving Educational Equity during COVID-19

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The importance of partnerships in crisis is front and center as we confront the global COVID-19 pandemic. Community-Campus Partnerships for Health and the UNC Center for Health Equity Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have partnered to launch the webinar series, Communities in Partnership: Ensuring Equity in the Time of COVID-19. … Continued

The Impact of COVID-19 in Rural America

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The importance of partnerships in crisis is front and center as we confront the global COVID-19 pandemic. Community-Campus Partnerships for Health and the UNC Center for Health Equity Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have partnered to launch the webinar series, Communities in Partnership: Ensuring Equity in the Time of COVID-19. … Continued

2020 MAPSCorps Nash and Edgecombe Virtual Scientific Symposium

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Join us to celebrate the 5th Annual MAPSCorps Nash and Edgecombe Scientific Symposium. This year we will hold a virtual symposium with our youth scientists who have spent this summer remote “mapping” the Rocky Mount community and conducting community-based research. Come and learn from our MAPSCorps participants as they explain their study findings using community … Continued