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

As part of the Center's Outreach activities, an annual conference on health disparities is organized every year

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