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  • 1.Health Disparities Initiative
    The initiative increases support for research, training, public education and interventions that improve health and reduce health disparities among underserved and vulnerable populations. Check back for news and nominations information.
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  • 2.Meeting Agenda: Strengthening Psychology’s Role in Reducing Tobacco Health Disparities
    The American Psychological Association’s Health Disparities Initiative held a meeting in Washington, D.C., entitled, “Strengthening Psychology’s Role in Reducing Tobacco Health Disparities.” Attendees discussed how APA and psychologists can reduce tobacco use in underserved, vulnerable populations.
    Web Page (December 2012)
  • 3.Conference: Strengthening Psychology's Role in Reducing Tobacco Health Disparities
    APA's Health Disparities Initiative held a meeting to explore recommendations on how psychologists can reduce the rates of smoking and tobacco use in underserved, vulnerable populations.
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  • 4.Executive Summary: Strengthening Psychology’s Role in Reducing Tobacco Health Disparities
    Executive summary for APA's Health Disparities Initiative meeting to discuss recommendations for preventing and treating smoking and tobacco use in vulnerable populations. Racial/ethnic minorities, low-income and rural populations are most severely affected.
    Summary
  • 5.Health Disparities
    Health disparities occur when differences in health status exist between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group, and most address issues of social justice and equity. Learn more about APA research and where to get help.
    Psychology Topic
  • 6.Fact Sheet: Health Disparities
    Health disparities definitions vary but they all address differences in health status between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group and most address issues of social justice and equity.
    Fact Sheet
  • 7.How psychologists are helping to reduce health disparities
    Health disparities are of critical concern for psychologists and APA is trying to reverse the trend.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (July 2012)
  • 8.Socioeconomic Status Related Cancer Disparities Program (SESRCD)
    This program encourages mental health professionals to provide organizations access to practice-based strategies that address socioeconomic disparities, develop and sustain a network of behavioral and social science volunteers to provide community cancer serving organizations.
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  • 9.2013 APA Annual Convention Video
    This video highlights APA's activities and accomplishments over the past year, demonstrating how APA meet its mission to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people's lives.
    Video
  • 10.Fact Sheet: Health Disparities and Stress
    Types of stress and how chronic stressors affect health disparities among racial/ethnic groups.
    Fact Sheet
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