Institute for Excellence in Health Equity Research Pillar
The aim of the research pillar of NYU Langone’s Institute for Excellence in Health Equity is to be the leader in cutting-edge embedded health equity research across clinical and community settings. Through our, work we are creating an enabling environment that fosters the execution of world-class health equity research and innovation. Our collaborations have led to the development of large transformative research grants targeting health equity.
The Center for Healthful Behavior Change focuses on bringing health equity to communities with historically high chronic diseases and low access to healthcare. Our strategies influence healthful behavioral change by utilizing evidence-informed research.
The Section for Global Health delivers equitable healthcare to communities across the world. Through our grants, research, trainings, and partnerships, we are able influence structural change that affects population health and wellness.
The RESTORE Health Equity Research Network aims to produce a hypertension-free society. The Institute for Excellence in Health Equity serves as the coordinating center for a collaboration among eight universities as part of an award from the America Heart Association.