To understand, share, and implement effective strategies and techniques for training leaders, from a crosssection of the community with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and positions, in health policy to address the elimination of health disparities and achieve health equity. In order to develop, implement, and change health policy to address disparifies in health, leaders need to be equipped with the necessary knowledge, skills, and experiences. Currently, health policy leadership training opportunities focused on the elimination of health disparities are limited and the impact of such training programs on health policies and health disparities is unknown. This sub-project is designed to help gain a greater underistanding of the role health policy leadership programs play in the quest to eliminate health disparities.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
1U54MD008173-01
Application #
8579920
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZMD1-RN (09))
Project Start
2012-09-26
Project End
2017-07-31
Budget Start
2012-09-26
Budget End
2013-07-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$166,666
Indirect Cost
$48,490
Name
Morehouse School of Medicine
Department
Type
DUNS #
102005451
City
Atlanta
State
GA
Country
United States
Zip Code
30310
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