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Research Articles for Commission Focus Areas
The diseases and conditions on which the Commission focuses are: CardiovascularCancers, DiabetesInfant MortalitySubstance Abuse and Violence. The Commission also focuses on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus through other legislation.   

A Most Pressing issue: The Racial Divide in the Health and Wellbeing of Minority Women and Children in the State of Ohio
Op Ed by,
Dr Cherie A Richey
Board member Ohio Commission on Minority Health

Web Based Resources for Commission Focus Areas and Priority Populations

   Focus Areas     Priority Populations
 Infant Mortality                                   African American, African
 Cancer     Asian, Pacific Islander
 Diabetes     Hispanic, Latino American 
 Cardiovascular Disease     Native American Indian
 Substance Abuse    
 Violence    
 Lupus