Health Disparities


Buckner–Brown J, Tucker P, Rivera M, et al. Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health: Reducing Health Disparities by Addressing Social Determinants of Health. Fam Community Health2011;34(S1):S12–S22.


Giles WH. The US perspective: lessons learned from the Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) Program. J R Soc Med 2010;103(7):273–6.

Grigg–Saito D, Toof R, Silka L, et al. Long–term development of a “whole community” best practice model to address health disparities in the Cambodian refugee and immigrant community of Lowell, Massachusetts. Am J Public Heatlh 2010;100(11):2026–9.

Liao Y, Tucker P, Siegel P, Liburd L, Giles WH. Decreasing disparity in cholesterol screening in minority communities––findings from the racial and ethnic approaches to community health 2010. J Epidemiol Community Health 2010;64(4):292–9.

Palafox NA. Health consequences of the Pacific U.S. Nuclear Weapons Testing Program in the Marshall Islands: inequity in protection, health care access, policy, regulation. Rev Environ Health2010;25(1):81–5.

Ross PT, Wiley Cene C, Bussey–Jones J, et al. A strategy for improving health disparities education in medicine. J Gen Intern Med 2010;25(Suppl 2):S160–3.


Collie–Akers V, Schultz JA, Carson V, Fawcett SB, Ronan M. Evaluating mobilization strategies with neighborhood and faith organizations to reduce risk for health disparities. Health Promot Pract2009;10(2 Suppl):118S–127S.

Woodson JM, Braxton–Calhoun M, Black J, Marinelli R, O’Hair A, Constantino NL. Challenges of collaboration to address health disparities in the rapidly growing community of Las Vegas, Nevada. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2009;20(3):824–30.


Smedley B, Gilliam-Galloway L, Reid D, Laurie N, Ruddock C, Garvin C. Creating More Equity in Health – A Comprehensive Approach to Health Reform in the US. National REACH Coalition 2008; 1-22.


Collie–Akers VL, Fawcett SB, Schultz JA, Carson V, Cyprus J, Pierle JE. Analyzing a community–based coalition’s efforts to reduce health disparities and the risk for chronic disease in Kansas City, Missouri. Prev Chronic Dis 2007;4(3):A66.

Franklin MD, Schlundt DG, McClellan LH, et al. Religious fatalism and its association with health behaviors and outcomes. 2007;31(6):563–72.

Schlundt DG, Niebler S, Brown A, et al. Disparities in smoking: data from the Nashville REACH 2010 project. J Ambul Care Manage 2007;30(2):150–8.


Calman NS, Golub M, Ruddock C, Le L, Hauser D. Separate and unequal care in New York City. J Health Care Law Policy 2006;9(1):105–20.

Collins J. Addressing racial and ethnic disparities: lessons from the REACH 2010 communities. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(2 Suppl):1–5.

Gee GC, Ryan A, Laflamme DJ, Holt J. Self–reported discrimination and mental health status among African descendants, Mexican Americans, and other Latinos in the New Hampshire REACH 2010 Initiative: the added dimension of immigration. Am J Public Health 2006;96(10):1821–8.

Giles WH, Liburd L. Reflections on the past, reaching for the future: REACH 2010––the first 7 years. Health Promot Pract 2006;7(3 Suppl):179S–80S.

Graham GN. REACH 2010: working together to achieve the goal of eliminating health disparities. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(2 Suppl):6–8.

Kaplan SA, Calman NS, Golub M, Davis JH, Ruddock C, Billings J. Racial and ethnic disparities in health: a view from the South Bronx. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(1):116–27.

Kaplan SA, Calman NS, Golub M, Ruddock C, Billings J. The role of faith–based institutions in addressing health disparities: a case study of an initiative in the southwest Bronx. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(2 Suppl):9–19.

Ryan AM, Gee GC, Laflamme DF. The association between self–reported discrimination, physical health and blood pressure: findings from African Americans, Black immigrants, and Latino immigrants in New Hampshire. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(2 Suppl):116–32.

Satcher D. Working in and with communities to eliminate disparities in health. Health Promot Pract 2006;7(3 Suppl):176S–8S.

Selig S, Tropiano E, Greene–Moton E. Teaching cultural competence to reduce health disparities. Health Promot Pract 2006;7(3 Suppl):247S–55S.

Tucker P, Liao Y, Giles WH, Liburd L. The REACH 2010 logic model: an illustration of expected performance. Prev Chronic Dis 2006;3(1):A21.


Calman N. Making health equality a reality: the Bronx takes action. Health Aff 2005;24(2):491–8.

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