From diabetes and stroke to HIV and cancer, the differences in health outcomes can vary based on whether you live in a rural or urban area, your socioeconomic level, access to health care, gender, sexual orientation or ethnicity.
As part of our outreach mission, UNMC aims to reduce health disparities in our community and throughout the world. Through a variety of efforts, faculty, staff and students partner with neighborhoods and towns to educate patients and discover new disease preventions.
Here are a few centers designed for and dedicated to health equity. All are located in UNMC’s College of Public Health: