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2013 Conference

Read some insights from 8th National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations in our Blog.

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We collected several good stories at our conference in the beginning of March. Look for them on our site in the coiming weeks.

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The Basics

Looking for some clear material to give you a good start in the field of cultural competence? Our search by topic feature lists them all out for you.

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Latest Resources

Rise of Asian Americans: In-depth Info

This Pew Research site, which contains a report, graphics, video, and interactive materials, was updated April 2013. It invites you to:

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In a Shift, Biggest Wave of Migrants Is Now Asian

Asian immigrants have pushed the United States’ population of Asian descent to a record 18.2 million and helped make Asians the country’s fastest-growing racial group, a study says.
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Scotland's strategy on ethnicity and health research: latest information - May 2013

NHS Health Scotland has just published the second annual report of the Scottish Health and Ethnicity Research Strategy Steering (SHERSS) group, written by my predecessor, Laurence Gruer. It highlights the considerable progress made during 2012 in implementing the recommendations of the 2009 report Health in our Multi-ethnic Scotland

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DiversityRx Blog

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In just a few weeks, the White House Office of Public Engagement will host a Champions of Change event focused on immigrant innovators and entrepreneurs – the best and brightest from around the world who are helping create American jobs, grow our economy, and make our nation more competitive.

Let's nominate someone from the world of cross cultural health care!

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March 15, 2013. As I sit here on the plane, reflecting on the last week, I am struck by how the remarkable the experience is.  The 8th National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations was my fourth – Seattle, Minneapolis, Baltimore and Oakland.  


As we review the Eighth DiversityRx Conference in Oakland that took place last week, we'd like to hear from you about what the future holds for the field of health equity and diversity, and what stories you have from your work. Please fill out this short survey:


Our Mission

The purpose of DiversityRx is to improve the accessibility and quality of health care for minority, immigrant, and indigenous communities. We support those who develop and provide health services that are responsive to the cultural and linguistic differences presented by diverse populations. Read more...