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Current Health Disparities Research News

Campus News | July 3, 2014

Gerstenberger, a faculty member at UNLV since 1997, was named interim dean of the school in 2013.

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Research | January 11, 2011

UNLV working with local nonprofits and churches to lead pregnancy prevention program.

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Business and Community | November 24, 2010
UNLV Center for Health Disparities Research Partners with Local Churches on Prevention Program Targeting African-American Youth

Health Disparities Research In The News

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April 27, 2015
Researchers say living in one neighborhood could add years to your life, while being a resident of another could cut your life short.
November 4, 2014

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Recent Health Disparities Research Accomplishments

November 15, 2019
Philip Danquah, Donica' Beckett, Johanna Andrews, and Melva Thompson-Robinson (all Center for Health Disparities Research and department of environmental and occupational health) and Carolee Dodge Francis (American Indian Research and Education Center and department of environmental and occupational health) made presentations at the American...
March 28, 2019
Donica' Beckett (Environmental and Occupational Health); Philip Danquah, Johanna Andrews, and Melva Thompson-Robinson (all Center for Health Disparities Research), and Carolee Dodge Francis (American Indian Research and Education Center) presented a scientific poster at the 2019 National HIV Prevention Conference titled "Investigating Factors...
January 19, 2016
Melva Thompson-Robinson (Center for Health Disparities Research and School of Community Health Sciences) has been elected co-chair of the Pacific and Southwest Regional Health Equity Council. This council covers Region IX of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which includes Nevada, Arizona, Hawaii, California, and the Pacific...