NIMHND Offering Translational Health Disparities Course this Summer

The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) will again host a two-week course on the science of health disparities this summer. The course will take place on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, from August 3-14, 2015.

This course will provide specialized instruction on the concepts, principles, methods, and applications of health disparities science, practice, and policy. It will also integrate principles and practice of community engagement. Nationally and internationally recognized experts in health disparities science will lead individual sessions.

The course is free, but admission is competitive and daily attendance is mandatory. Participants are responsible for transportation, room and board. Applications are due by June 1. Read more.