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Center for Community Health Equity
Co-founded by DePaul and Rush in 2015, the goal of the Center for Community Health Equity is to improve community health outcomes and contribute to the elimination of health inequities in Chicago.
Community Health Equity: A Chicago Reader
Latin American Perspectives on the Sociology of Health and Illness
The Death Gap: How Inequality Kills
Our writing has appeared in a wide range of scholarly journals and publications.
Op-ed work related to health equity written by members of the Center's team.
Voices of Health Equity
This project seeks to document the biographies of researchers, clinicians, and activists that have devoted their careers to the cause of health equity.
Youth Perspectives on Health Equity
The Center for Community Health Equity is excited to be working with Chicago Scholars to engage young adults in the planning and direction of the health equity work of the Center.
The working papers series highlights the work of CCHE, affiliated faculty and students, as well as community partners.
Annual Review of Health Equity Research
Our Annual Review provides a concise summary of health equity research in Chicago.
Our test bed for innovative social epidemiological research.
Healing Justice Dialogue Series
A holistic approach to assisting in the healing of our communities amidst the anguish, rage, violence, illness, trauma, and loss they have and continue to experience.
Our published reports, in collaboration with other Chicago health professionals.
Unpaid Internship Opportunities
Other Internship Opportunities
Chicago Reader: Teaching Guide
Part 1: A Divided City
Part 2: The Health Gap
Part 3: Separate and Unequal Health Care
Part 4: Communities Matter
Part 5: Taking Action
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Youth Advisory Board
Social Medicine 2017
Reports & Other Documents
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