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Webinar: Research on Race- and Ethnicity-Based Disparities: Health Disparities Facing Hispanic Communities

October 28, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

The Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, in collaboration with the Vice Dean for Research and Graduate Studies of Penn State College of Medicine, will present a webinar titled “Research on Race- and Ethnicity-Based Disparities: Health Disparities Facing Hispanic Communities.”

Registration is required. A Zoom link will be sent to those who register.

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This is the first talk in the “Research on Race- and Ethnicity-Based Disparities,” or RRED, series. It will feature a panel of Penn State Hispanic faculty, staff and community leaders engaged in outstanding health disparities research with Hispanic communities who will present, TED-talk-style, on topics including:

  • CDC racial and ethnic approaches to community health (REACH) project
  • CHW research training
  • Language barriers
  • Fostering culturally sensitive research
  • Social determinants of health
  • Health policy and health disparities
  • Cultural competence in health education and health promotion
  • Latinx connections

Panelists include:

These talks will be followed by a question-and-answer session.

Those with questions or who require accommodation, such as for a disability, to participate should email

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