Minority Health Month

2016 Minority Health Month Events

In recognition of National Minority Health Month, the Health Disparities Reduction and Minority Health Section (HDRMHS) is conducting a series of events statewide to raise awareness about important health issues for racial and ethnic minority populations in Michigan. Below is the list of 2016 Minority Health Month activities:

Minority Health Month Event Date Location
1. Minority Health Month RFP Press Release Issued February 2016 n/a
2. PA 653 Annual Legislative Report release April 2016 n/a
3. Equity Based Cultural Competency Workshop April 21 -22, 2016 Grand Tower, Lansing
4. Health Equity and Health Care Equity Presentation to Blue Cross Complete April 21, 2016 Blue Cross Complete, Southfield
5. Health Literacy Web based Training April 26, 2016 Webinar
6. Minority Health Month Legislative Breakfast April 28, 2016 Lansing
7. Minority Health Month Mini-Grantee Events April – September 2016 Statewide
8. Genesse Health Plan - Community Dental Health May 21, 2016 Faith United Methodist Church, Flint
9. Asian Center - Asian American Health Conversation June 11, 2016 Asian Center, Southfield
10. WSU - Stomping out Diabetes Healthy Teen Party June 7, 2016 Osborn HS Detroit, MI