While Black people represent approximately 12 percent of the U.S. population, they continue to account for a higher proportion of cases at all stages of HIV/AIDS-from infection with HIV to death with AIDS-compared with members of other races and ethnicity. Follow the link below for more information on prevention and care!
Provides a language access portal for multilingual health information. Disease areas currently include cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and more. New disease areas will continue to be included and additional resources will be incorporated as they become available.
HUCOM trains students to become competent and compassionate physicians who provide health care in medically underserved communities. The major emphasis of HUCOM is on preparing students to deliver patient care in communities that have a shortage of physicians and public health professionals.
The mission of the NMA is to advance the art and science of medicine for people of African descent through education, advocacy, and health policy to promote health and wellness, eliminate health disparities, and sustain physician viability.
The mission of the National MultiCultural Institute (NMCI) is to work with individuals, organizations, and communities to facilitate personal and systemic change in order to build an inclusive society that is strengthened and empowered by its diversity.
Morehouse School of Medicine is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of individuals and communities; increasing the diversity of the health professional and scientific workforce; and addressing primary health care needs through programs in education, research, and service, with emphasis on people of color and the underserved urban and rural populations in Georgia and the nation.
OFFICE OF WOMEN'S HEALTH, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES