New Pilot Projects Awarded

CHAAMPS announces the selected 2017 pilot research projects The addition of these projects brings the total research portfolio to 19 research projects.   The 2017 projects will be lead by:…Read More

Bladder Cancer: What you need to know

Badrinath Konety, MD, MBA Chairman of the Department of Urology Director of the Institute for Prostate and Urologic Cancers University of Minnesota             The majority…Read More

'Race Gap' in U.S. Infant Deaths Widens

  MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The death rate for black infants in the United States has risen in recent years, while the rate for white infants continues…Read More

Health Disparities Statistics and Trends

Your browser does not support iframes.    The NIMHD’s widget provides an easy way to find health disparities data related to the Healthy People 2020 objectives for the Leading Health Indicators (LHIs).…Read More

CDSP Recipients Spring 2017

Recipient: Donavon J. Hess, MD, University of Minnesota Title: "Race differences in the use of intracranial pressure monitoring and inpatient rehabilitation among young men with traumatic brain injury." Research Question/Hypothesis: Young…Read More

Men’s Health Month

June is men’s health month, which is a topic we here at CHAAMPS care greatly about. Specifically we want to emphasize ways in which we can improve African American men’s…Read More

Plain talk on cancer

Health education everyone can understand Dr. Christopher Pennell Among U.S. racial and ethnic groups, Black males have among the highest rates of prostate cancer; the same is true of breast…Read More