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NHLBI: Teaching Multi-cultural Practice

Resources & Links

Grant Opportunities

Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR)

Promotes mentoring for underrepresented minority medical students and faculty, and intends to promote research opportunities in a variety of fields.

Office of Minority Health (OMH): Funding Opportunities

Collection of funding opportunities, community grants, research grants, and scholarships currently available.

Academy Health: Awards and Funding Opportunities

Current and ongoing funding oppportunities through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and others.



  • NCME @ Health Literach Annual Research Conference
    • Two workshops on cultural competency and MedEdPORTAL
    • October 17-18, 2011, Chicago, IL
  • RWJ National Health Plan Collaborative Toolkit
    • This toolkit has resources, lessons, best practices and case studies to assist health plans reduce disparities.
  • AHRQ Health Literacy Toolkit
    • The toolkit can help your practice and communicate with patients.
  • Stopping Discrimination Before it Starts: The Impact of Civil Rights Laws on Healthcare Disparities
  • Curricular Products from the National Consortium for Multicultural Education for Health Professionals
  • Conferences:
    • AAMC annual meeting 2010
      • November 5-10, Washington, DC
    • APHA annual meeting 2010
      • November 6-10, Denver, CO