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The State of Health Equity Research: Closing Knowledge Gaps to Address Inequities

Description
Reports results of an analysis of health disparities research funded between 2007 and 2011. Finds that certain populations which experience disparities, including rural populations and Native Americans, are underrepresented in the research. Reports on the health conditions most studied and geographic distribution of studies. Describes a trend to more research on solutions rather than just description of health disparities.
Author(s)
AAMC Health Equity Research and Policy Staff
Date
2014
Type
Document
Organization
AcademyHealth
Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Health conditions · Health disparities · Research methods and resources