Texas Center for Health Disparities

The Texas Center for Health Disparities (TCHD) is one of 12 in the country and we are fortunate to be supported by NIMHD since 2005.  TCHD conducts research into health disparities, trains new investigators in health disparity research and conducts community outreach. 

TCHD enables transdisciplinary, inter-professional collaborations and novel approaches to understanding minority health and eliminate health disparities through the following channels.

Education and Training Opportunities

Learn about opportunities for junior faculty, and early stage investigators to train in health disparity research

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Current Research & Funding

Explore our current research projects being conducted at Texas Center for Health Disparities through NIMHD funding


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15th Annual Conference on Health Disparities

The overall theme for the conference is "Community Approaches to Health Equity". Health equity is achieved when every person has an opportunity to reach their full potential and no one is disadvantaged because of social circumstances or health disparities. Read more conference details here

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TCHD Supported by the 5U54MD006882-07 NIMHD Grant

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