Region III - Mid-Atlantic Regional Health Equity Council 

Mission: To inform and strengthen programs, practices, policies and services that contribute to achieving better health for all within Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia by eliminating health disparities, addressing the determinants of health, and stimulating communities to empower themselves. 

Vision: A nation free of disparities in health and health care. 

Priority Areas:
  • Increasing Awareness of the Significance of Health Disparities
  • Cultural and Linguistic Competency: Improve cultural and linguistic competency and the diversity of the health-related workforce
  • Working with HBCUs to address pipeline workforce development for people of color
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Publications & Resources

Recent Announcements

  • How Climate Change Affects the Mid-Atlantic Region by Kyra Jackson, RHEC III Emerging Professional In recent years, climate change has accelerated more than ever before, making it one of the greatest challenges the world has ever faced. Natural disasters occurring around the world are ...
    Posted Aug 28, 2018, 9:25 AM by daniel yoo
  • July 12 Webinar Recording: Baltimore’s Innovations in Faith and Community Collaborations This webinar focused on Baltimore’s efforts to galvanize the faith-based community to help prevent violence and address trauma. The presenters discussed faith-based and community models that faith ...
    Posted Jul 18, 2018, 2:22 PM by Tech Support
  • June 21 Webinar: An Overview of the NIH All of Us Research Program This webinar will focus on providing the audience with an overview of the NIH All of Us Research Program, a key element of the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI). All of ...
    Posted May 22, 2018, 4:55 PM by daniel yoo
  • ASTHO Webinar: Integrating Health Equity into Funding Opportunity Announcements Date: Tuesday, February 20 Time: 2 p.m.–3 p.m. EST The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO), with support from the HHS Office of Minority Health ...
    Posted Jan 24, 2018, 7:07 AM by Tech Support
  • Abstracts Sought by January 12 for Atlanta BRFSS Training Workshop The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Conference Committee is encouraging the submission of abstracts for a presentation or poster for the BRFSS Training Workshop, April 9–13 in Atlanta ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2018, 9:47 AM by Tech Support
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