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Health Equity Innovation Fund Award

$50,000 Funding Award to Advance Health Equity through Nursing

Research • January 17, 2023

Health Equity Innovation Fund Award
The George Washington University is among sixteen organizations to receive a Health Equity Innovation Fund award. The awards from the AARP Center for Health Equity through NursingSM and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)...

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Biomedical Workforce, and Advancing Health Disparities and Health Equity Research

Research • December 2, 2022

Racial equity, diversity, and inclusion are core to the issues of health workforce equity – how the health workforce addresses (or maintains) health disparities. We commend the NIH for seeking to act in this important area....

Toward Graduate Medical Education (GME) Accountability

Research • December 2, 2022

Research Measuring the Outcomes of GME Institutions...

Estimation and Comparison of Current and Future Racial/Ethnic Representation in the US Health Care Workforce

Research • December 2, 2022

Are Black, Hispanic, and Native American (ie, American Indian or Alaska Native) populations underrepresented in the health care professions in the US, and does the educational pipeline show greater representation of these groups in the future health care workforce?...

Lessons Learned from Workforce Diversity Tracker for Global Health

Research • December 1, 2022

Through data collection and analysis, the Diversity Tracker can motivate and encourage professions, states, and schools to do more to address the underrepresentation of population groups among health professions....

Analysis of Social Mission Commitment at Dental, Medical, and Nursing Schools in the US

Research • December 1, 2022

What is the current state of social mission commitment in US dental, medical, and nursing schools, and how does social mission performance compare across school types?...

The Social Mission of Medical Education: Ranking the Schools

Research • November 9, 2022

The authors developed an analytic method to assess a medical school’s performance in training physicians to care for the population as a whole, taking into account issues of primary care, underserved areas, and workforce diversity....

Looking Backwards to Move Forward: Using a Social Mission Lens in Nursing Education

Research • November 7, 2022

Nursing schools have been called upon to advocating for reducing health inequities....

Limited, Uneven Progress in Increasing Racial and Ethnic Diversity of Dental School Graduates

Research • November 3, 2022

An assessment of racial and ethnic diversity of graduates of dental schools compared to the diversity of populations they draw from....

Social Mission in Health Professions Education: Beyond Flexner

Research • October 30, 2022

Social Mission Alliance founder Fitzhugh Mullan describes the parameters that show the commitment of health professions schools to social mission....