ECHORN to Participate in Upcoming Health Disparities Conference

ECHORN will present a panel discussion during the 2014 Minority Health and Health Disparities Grantees’ Conference on December 2, 2014 in National Harbor, Maryland. Site Principal Investigators, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith, Dr. Maxine Nunez, Dr. Rohan Maharaj, Dr. Cruz Nazario, and Dr. Peter Adams, will discuss:

1. The importance and relevance of conducting longitudinal health disparities research locally and using population-relevant data to inform non-communicable disease (NCD) policy and strategic planning

2. Opportunities to collaborate on research to reduce and eliminate NCD health disparities among people of Caribbean descent.

ECHORN invites you to participate in this panel discussion by submitting questions about the study and/or regional efforts to reduce NCD health disparities in the Caribbean to ecc@yale.edu.