Promote equity in health care: 

Identify and reduce health care disparities in underserved populations by developing and rigorously evaluating clinical and policy interventions, leveraging community assets, and mobilizing system transformation.


Recent Publications


New article published in health equity special issue of Health Services Research finds that providers with large proportions of minority patients prescribe antidepressants to youth differently than other providers.

Impact of Discrimination on Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Health

Local data on violence victimization and suicide rates, as it relates to Massachusetts Ballot Proposal #3

Health Equity Research Lab

1035 Cambridge Street, 2nd Floor

Cambridge, MA 02141

phone: 617-806-8741

fax: 617-806-8740

The Health Equity Research Lab

Dr. Cook presents at CMS and SAMHSA

Along with the Surgeon General, and public health professionals, Dr. Cook spoke at the Forum on Opioids: Strategies and Solutions for Minority Communities.