Building the Capacity of Public Health to Advance Equity

The National Collaborative for Health Equity (NCHE) and Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University (Milken Institute SPH) of Washington, DC; along with Prevention Institute (PI) of Oakland, Calif., will take stock of existing public health departments’ practices and policies relevant to equity, community engagement, and social determinants of health. Using this data, they will identify opportunities and strategies that health departments can employ to advance racial, social, and health equity.

CULTURE OF HEALTH LEADERS

We’re excited to announce the 40 new leaders joining our second cohort of Culture of Health Leaders! Find out who’s leading the charge! #CultureofHealth.  The National Collaborative for Health Equity and CommonHealth ACTION are proud to co-lead Culture of Health Leaders, a national leadership development program preparing leaders from all sectors to promote health equity and build healthy communities.

CULTURE OF HEALTH LEADERS

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Culture of Health Leaders is a leadership development opportunity for people working in every field and profession who want to use their influence to advance health and equity.  Apply HERE to review applications for Culture of Health Leaders.

Introducing a New Brand

COLLABORATIVES FOR HEALTH EQUITY

The National Collaborative for Health Equity is proud to partner with leaders around the country working to advance health equity. This initiative, formerly known as Place Matters, seeks to improve community conditions for health under a new brand identity: COLLABORATIVES FOR HEALTH EQUITY.

Health Opportunity and Equity (HOPE) Measures Project

The HOPE Measures project aims to expand understanding of the determinants and drivers of health opportunity for a diverse set of stakeholders including policymakers, researchers, advocates, public administrators and communities and provide analyses that spur action on inequities.

Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network (HELEN)

The Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network (HELEN) is a collaborative effort between the National REACH Coalition, Morehouse School of Medicine, and the National Collaborative for Health Equity.  The HELEN project will strengthen health equity leadership and increase the number of sustainable campaigns that play an important role in offering community education and mobilization.

EVERYONE DESERVES A CHANCE TO ACHIEVE THEIR BEST POSSIBLE HEALTH

National Collaborative for Health Equity - Working with people, partners, and a purpose

Working in coalition with partners and other movement building organizations, the National Collaborative seeks to be a repository of knowledge and innovation in health equity.

We recognize and honor the deep knowledge, power, and resiliency of communities of color, and leverage that power to promote solutions that help create healthier more sustainable places to live, work and play.

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Apply to Review Applications for Culture of Health Leaders

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Announcements, Archive | December 1 2017

Culture of Health Leaders is a leadership development opportunity for people working in every field and profession who want to use their influence to advance health and equity. Our leaders’ innovation helps build a Culture of Health, one that...

The Heartbeat of Racism Is Denial

The Heartbeat of Racism Is Denial

Articles | January 16 2018

By Ibram X. Kendi When our reality is too ugly, we deny reality. It is too painful to look at. Reality is too hard to accept. Mental health experts routinely say that denial is among the most common defense mechanisms. Denial is how the person...

NCHE Condemns President Trump’s Racist Remarks About Immigration from Developing Nations

NCHE Condemns President Trump’s Racist Remarks About Immigration from Developing Nations

Announcements | January 12 2018

The National Collaborative for Health Equity strongly condemns President Trump’s reported remarks about immigration from African, Caribbean, and Latin nations that he labelled as “sh*thole countries.” These comments are consistent with...

Is your district drawing borders to reduce or perpetuate racial segregation?

Is your district drawing borders to reduce or perpetuate racial segregation?

Articles | January 11 2018

We can draw school zones to make classrooms less segregated. This is how well your district does. By Alvin Chang Think about your elementary school. If you attended an American public school, chances are you went to that school because your...

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