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NIH National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities

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John Ruffin, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 800

Bethesda, MD 20892-5465

301-402-1366 (Voice),
301-480-4049 (FAX),
301-451-9532 (TTY),

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The mission of the National Center on Minority Health and Disparities (NCMHD) is to lead, coordinate, support, and assess the NIH effort to reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities. In this effort NCMHD will conduct and support basic, clinical, social, and behavioral research, promote research infrastructure and training, foster emerging programs, disseminate information, and reach out to minority and other health disparity communities.



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KEEP: Do not inactivate per NHIC Call Center. No consumer resources. 3.28.13: Revised title per org's request - RY


Date Entered: 7/16/2002
Date Edited: 3/21/2013
Date Revised: 8/6/2007 6:48:19 PM
Health Referral Number: HR3532
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