Strategic Programming

 

     Asthma

         Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Asthma Care
           RWJF funded study 12/2004

         Ethnic disparities exist in asthma medication prescribing even for children seen in
           private practices

           Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

     Cancer

         Patient Navigator Research Program (PNRP)
           Part of the National Cancer Institute

         NIH: National Institute on Aging Offers Free Cancer Information in Spanish

           La realidad del Cáncer en Hombres y Mujeres a Partir de los 50 Años
           Monday, August 15, 2005

         NIH: NCI Studies Examine Racial Disparity in Survival Among Patients With Endometrial Cancer 
           March 21, 2005

         CMS Announces Demonstration Projects to Reduce Disparitiesw IN Cancer
           Prevention and Treatment
,
           December 14, 2004

         American Indian / Alaskan Native & Cancer
           Intercultural Cancer Council      

         Cancer Culture and Literacy
           H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

         Cancer Facts and Figures For Hispanics 2003-2005
           American Cancer Society (2003)

         Cancer Health Disparities
           National Cancer Institute

         Cancer Mortality Maps & Graph
           National Cancer Institute

         Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
           National Cancer Institute

         Minority Cancer Awareness
           By the CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

         Special Populations Network
           National Cancer Institute

 

     Depression

         Meeting the Challenge: Ending Treatment Disparities for Women of
           Color A Background Paper
 
           2001 by the National Mental Health Association


     Diabetes & Kidney Diseases

         NIH: National Diabetes Education Program Tailors Cardiovascular Disease Message for
           American Indians and Alaska Natives
,
           5/16/2005

         New Awareness Campaign Uses Generational Appeal to Help Reverse Diabetes Risk
           Campaign sponsored by the NIH

         Coalition to Promote Kidney Disease Prevention Among African Americans
           National Institutes of Health

         Diabetes Disparities Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities
           Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

         NIH Pilot Program to Prevent Kidney Disease in African Americans 
           National Institutes of Health

        Office of Minority Health Research Coordination (OMHRC)
          The OMHRC is part of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and 
           Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)



      Heart

         Racial/Ethnic Differences in Cardiac Care: The Weight of the Evidence, August 2004
           Developed by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and the American College of
           Cardiology Foundation

         Heart disease is rising among Native Americans (July 28, 2003)
           AHA News Article

         Men and Heart Disease: An Atlas of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mortality
           Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

         Racial/Ethnic Differences in Cardiac Care: The Weight of the Evidence 
           (October 2002) By the Henry J Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) and the
           American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF)

         Women and Heart Disease: An Atlas of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mortality
           Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


 

     HIV / AIDS

        HIV/AIDS Epidemic Growing Faster in South Than Other Regions (March 29, 2004)

        African Americans and HIV/AIDS Fact Sheet (September 2003)
          Kaiser Family Foundation

        Capitol Hill Briefing on Latinos and HIV/AIDS (July 2003)
          Cosponsored by the Kaiser Family Foundation and the National Alliance of State
          and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) 
          Fact sheet, key facts, and webcast of the event are among the resources.
 
        Key Facts: African Americans and HIV/AIDS (September 2003)
          Kaiser Family Foundation

        Minority HIV / AIDS Initiative
          Office of Minority Health

 

      Neurological Disorders

         NIH: Strokes Affect Thousands of Hispanics Each Year - Learn To Recognize Symptoms,
           November 16, 2005

          NINDS Launches Stroke Awareness Video for Hispanics, August 31, 2005

          Atlas of Stroke Mortality
            Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

          Stroke Recovery Rates Slower for African Americans: New Research Examines
            Reasons for Racial Disparities

            National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

 

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