Minority Populations - Diverse Health

First Latina Named NIH Scientific Director

First Latina Named NIH Scientific Director

by UCSF | November 15, 2017
The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) has appointed Anna Mar [...] Read more
Uranium Mining Feared Threat to Native Americans

Uranium Mining Feared Threat to Native Americans

by Sputnik News | November 15, 2017
A Forest Service report issued earlier this month a recommendation that existing regulations be [...] Read more
Reservation Hospital Under Federal Sanctions

Reservation Hospital Under Federal Sanctions

by Associated Press | November 08, 2017
PINE RIDGE, S.D. — The Indian Health Service says a South Dakota reservation hospital previou [...] Read more
Nurse Arrested for Protecting Patient Wins $500,000 Settlement

Nurse Arrested for Protecting Patient Wins $500,000 Settlement

by Associated Press | November 06, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City and the University of Utah will each pay half of a $500,000 s [...] Read more
Survey Provides Insight on Transgender Demographics

Survey Provides Insight on Transgender Demographics

by Venetia Lai | November 06, 2017
The first release of transgender data from the California Health Interview Survey, the nation&# [...] Read more
Who is Indian Health Service Nominee Robert Weaver?

Who is Indian Health Service Nominee Robert Weaver?

by Steve Straehley | October 25, 2017
Directors of the Indian Health Service, which provides health services to many Native Americans [...] Read more

Harvard Will Host Webcast Forum on Discrimination

by Associated Press | October 23, 2017
BOSTON — The Harvard School of Public Health is holding a discussion on discrimination in Ame [...] Read more

Indian Health Deal Goes to Man Linked to Accusations

by Seth Tupper | October 18, 2017
A company chosen to potentially operate emergency departments at four Native American hospitals [...] Read more