Dr. Benjamin Cook comment in Reuters
Welcome to the Health Equity Research Lab, Rajan and Esther!
Harvard Catalyst Grant received to study Gender Minorities
The HER lab members and the community partners involved in the PCORI project were fortunate to take part in a special exhibition created by Linda Michaud Cutrell entitled: Many Faces of Our Mental Health.
September 1st, 2016
May 1, 2017
Health Equity Research Lab
1035 Cambridge Street, 2nd Floor
Cambridge, MA 02141
Dr. Nicholas Carson and Dr. Ana Progovac were each recipients of Harvard Catalyst Enrichment Awards from the Health Disparities Research Program. Congratulations!
Health Equity Research Lab Director, Ben Cook, received the Young Mentor Award from Harvard Medical School's Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership in recognition of his mentoring of students, clinicians, and researchers in health care disparities research. The ceremony will be held on June 12, 2017.
PCORI Project Launched
The PCORI project "Improving Methods of Incorporating Racial/Ethnic Minority Patients' Treatment Preferences into Clinical Care" has begun. We are currently working with our community partners to develop the conjoint analysis survey.
NEWS AND EVENTS
HER lab at the International Health Economics Association 2017
PCORI meetings: discussing the pilot survey
We are proud to have received funding from Harvard Catalyst to continue to address and identify Gender Minorities' health disparities.
Harvard Catalyst Enrichment Awards
Studying Gender Minority Health Care Disparities
Dr. Ana Progovac shared with Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Allliance colleagues about her current projects on "Identifying Gender Minority Patients’ Health and Healthcare Needs Using Administrative Claims Data in a National Sample of Medicare Beneficiaries".
July 10, 2017
Dr. Cook comment on new publication about ACA Marketplaces for Mental Health. New opportunities after ACA, but not all insurance plans cover mental health care needs.
New staff joins the HER lab team
Members from the Health Equity Research Lab presented at the IHEA conference hosted in Boston, MA on July 8-11, 2017
May 2, 2017
A stakeholders meeting was scheduled to refine the questions from the pilot survey. Preliminary results of the survey were presented and new insights on how to polish the questions were discussed with the team.