Helps investigators compete effectively for programs and identifies opportunities for new investigators. read more
Offers career development for investigators and students who are interested in minority health. read more
Works to establish trust and partnerships for research in minority and underserved populations. read more
Statistical and Molecular Genetics Core
Promotes genetic research on minority related studies by incorporating the use of genetic admixture estimates. read more
Recruitment & Retention / Clinical Trials Core
Promotes participation of minorities in clinical trials. read more
Offers information and training in bioethics. read more
MHRC Membership Information
The University of Alabama Board of Trustees gave approval in September 2002 to establish the MHRC. The primary aim of the MHRC is to provide UAB faculty and other interested researchers an infrastructure to develop and conduct innovative research ideas for improving the health status of minority groups and expand the participation of minorities in biomedical and behavioral research and education.
We would like to invite you to become a member of the UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC). Appointments are available in the categories of Senior Scientist and Associate Scientist (based on faculty status and academic rank).
To become a member you must be a UAB faculty.
Download the MHRC Membership Form. Send us a letter of interest indicating experience in minority health disparities (if applicable) along with your Curriculum vitae.
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MHRC Services & Benefits
The UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC) provides an infrastructure to incubate and develop research initiatives aimed at eliminating racial/ethnic health disparities in health care. The MHRC serves as a clearing house for all ethnic/racial health related initiatives across all minority populations (African American, Latino, Asian and American Indian). More > "