In 1997, the Minnesota Department of Health and the Urban Coalition issued Populations of Color in Minnesota: Health Status Report, which showed a growing minority health gap in Minnesota. The presenter will describe model programs that demonstrate public-private partnerships and "lessons learned" in serving low-income populations and populations of color.
The Department supports and fosters innovative public-private partnerships that build capacity in community agencies, such as Project REACH.
Learning Objectives: 1) identify areas for collaboration 2) identify strategies for measuring community health improvement
Keywords: Public/Private Partnerships, Minority Health
Presenting author's disclosure statement:
Organization/institution whose products or services will be discussed: None
I do not have any significant financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organization/institution whose products or services are being discussed in this session.
The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA