Health Equity

Health equity research at IHPS goes beyond documenting disparities.

IHPS research examines how individual, behavioral, social, and structural factors create population disparities. IHPS then champions efforts to address these factors and advance equity.

Read more about current IHPS work in health equity in mental and behavioral health, transgender mental health, food insecurity, the effects of anti-poverty programs, community-centered care and the impacts of racism in hospital-based care here.

signs about equity

experts in this area

Language barriers and language access, Quality of care delivery for older patients, Practice based research in primary care
Supporting patients and families with chronic disease management; Implementation science within safety net healthcare settings Leveraging EHR data to expand population health/health equity approaches