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A coalition of concerned citizens, professionals, and community organizations who envision healthy racial and ethnic minority communities in Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio.

Contact:

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Office on Minority Health

635 N. Erie Street

Toledo, OH 43604

419-213-4095

smithc@co.lucas.oh.us

Toledo-Lucas County Commission on Minority Health


Cultural Competence Online for Medical Practice: A Clinician's Guide to Reduce Cardiovascular Disparities

Learn effective cross-cultural approaches to care for African-American patients with cardiovascular disease, especially hypertension.

Use videos with real patient scenarios and case-based modules to increase your awareness.

Funded by: National Institutes of Health and National Heart, Blood and Lung Institute


 

 

 

 

At-Risk Populations: In Lucas County African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, Asians, Native Americans and low-income residents suffer more illness as a percentage of their populations.  

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e-Newsletter:

Check out this quarterly publication. Here, you'll find regular briefings on issues designed to inform, educate and empower individuals interested in minority health. [Read]


 

Calendar of Events:

Please email us at:

hicksd@co.lucas.oh.us

to have your event included

on the calendar.

 

 

 

May 9, 2015, NAMI Walks

May 15, 2015, Grace Community Center Fish Fry, to Support Grace Community Center Youth Programming.

May 20, 2015, Bridging the Gap Between Housing and Health, Hosted by: Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center

May 21, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Early Learning Centers, Schools, & Higher Education

July 16, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Health Care Systems

September 17, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Businesses & Employers

November 19, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: State, Local & Territorial Governments