The Maryland Plan to Eliminate Minority Health Disparities, Plan of Action 2010-2014”
Established in 2008, the Collaborative has over 200 active members, including state health leadership, academic institutions, minority groups and advocates, elected officials, local health departments and others interested in promoting health equity in Maryland.
The mission of the Collaborative is to advise and encourage policies, programs and innovations that improve the health of minorities and all Marylanders. The strategy involves broad and diverse partnerships, race and ethnic data analysis, community participation and empowerment, and efforts to increase awareness.
LATE BREAKING: Beginning April 2012 and for the next 6 months, the Collaborative is actively and fully engaged with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene assisting with implementation of the Maryland Health Improvement and Disparities Reduction Act of 2012. CLICK on the above Workgroups to learn more and to join this important work.
To see a summary of the May 7, 2012 Collaborative Meeting, click on the blue Collaborative Meeting title.
Please forward any questions regarding the work of the Collaborative and Workgroups to firstname.lastname@example.org.