December 15, 2015 Webinar Training: Implementing the National Enhanced CLAS Standards (Theme 1-Standards 2-4) 2pm - 4p,
December 1, 2015 World AIDS Day - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
November 2015 American Diabetes Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
November 2015 National American Indian and Alaskan Native Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
October 27, 2015 Please join the SelfMade Health Network for their “Opening Doors” Webcast Series.
Title: “From Coverage to Care: Potential Opportunities to Impact Populations, Patients and Clients”
Date: October 27, 2015 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:30-1:30pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Keynote Speaker: Michelle Oswald (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid-CMS
October 16, 2015 National Mammography Day - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
October 2015 National Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
October 2015 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
September 2015 National Recovery Month - Click HERE for more information from SAMHSA.
September 2015 National Infant Mortality Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
September 2015 National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
August 2015 National Breastfeeding Month - Click HERE to find out more information from the United States Breastfeeding Committee.August 28-30 The Ohio Women's Conference on Alcoholics Anonymous presents it's 4th Annual Ohio Women’s Conference at the Cherry Valley Lodge in Newark Ohio August 28 - 30, 2015. “Singleness of Purpose-One Heart, One Mind.” Click HERE for registration information.
August 25-31 National Black Breastfeeding Week - " Lift Every Baby" - Click HERE for more information from Black Breastfeeding Week Org.
August 2015 National Immunization Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information from the CDC.
July 12 - 25 Lifeline of Ohio presents, Donate Life ECHO (Every Community Has Opportunity). Did you know nearly 58% of patients awaiting lifesaving transplants are minorities. Register today to give hope to those waiting, www.lifelineofohio.org. #DonateLifeECHO
July 2015 Announcing Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E - learning Program for Promotores de Salud! Think Cultural Health is pleased to announce the release of of Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E-learning Program for Promotores de Salud. This free e-learning program is offered exclusively online in Spanish and English and aims to build the capacity of promotores de salud to promote individual- and community-level changes towards good health.
June 2015 National Safety Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information.
June 2015 Asian American Immigration Month - Click HERE for more information.
May 2015 Mental Health Awareness Month - Click Here for more information.
May 2015 National Stroke Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information.
May 2015 Lupus Awareness Month - Click HERE for more information on Lupus and Lupus Awareness Month.
April 2015 National Minority Health Month - The 2015 National Minority Health Month theme is, 30 years of Advancing Health Equity: The Heckler Report: A Force for ending health disparities in America.
March 26, 2015 Ohio Commission on Minority Health's Minority Health Month Kick Off! Our FREE event will take place from 9am - 2pm. Free Screenings, Healthy ethnic food samples, and more! Click HERE for more details.
March 25, 2015 Ohio Business Expo Strategies to grow your minority-owned, women-owned and small businesses Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Aladdin Shrine Center 3850 Stelzer Road Columbus, Ohio 43219. The Ohio Department of Administrative Services and Ohio Development Services Agency encourage you to network with state purchasing officials and learn more about opportunities to grow your business at this event.
March 2, 2015 Re-Release of the OCMH Lupus RFP. Check the Funding Opportunities page on March 2nd or access the RFP.
March 2015 Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
January 30, 2015 - Extended Due date for the 2015-2016 Medical Research Scholars Program (MRSP). The goal of the MRSP program is to increase the number of applicants from a broader diverse pool of dental, medical and veterinary medicine 3rd or 4th year students. . Specific details about the program are available at the following website: http://www.cc.nih.gov/training/mrsp/index.html.
January 2015 National Blood Donor Awareness Month, National Birth Defects Prevention Month
December 30, 2014 "Racial Disparities in Renal Transplantation: A Review", Dr. Charles S. Modlin, Jr., M.D., MBA and Dr. Carlumandarlo E.B. Zaramo, Ph.D., M.Sc.
December 16, 2014 The Health Policy Institute of Ohio has released its inaugural Health Value Dashboard
December 1, 2014 World Aids Day
November 2014 American Diabetes Awareness Month
November 2014 Lung Cancer Awareness Month
October 2014 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
September 29, 2014 The HHS Partnership Center has updated webinars on the health care law for faith and community organizations.
September 21 - September 27, 2014 - Native American Week Native American Day
September 20, 2014 The Multiple Myeloma Symposium Poster will be held at the 3rd Episcopal District AME Church Headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.
September 15 - October 15, 2014 Hispanic Heritage Month!
September 9, 2014 Navigator Grant Recipients for States with a Federally-facilitated or State Partnership Marketplace. Click HERE for more details.
September 8, 2014 Small Business Administration, Department of Health and Human Services call on the Affordable Care Act & the Small Business Health Options Program
September 2014 SEPTEMBER IS INFANT MORTALITY AWARENESS MONTH.
August 2014 National Immunization Month and National Breastfeeding Month
June 19 2014 World Sickle Cell Day
June 19 2014 National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities hosted a webinar entitled, "Promoting Health Equity through Programs and Policies"
June 11 2014 The Health Policy Institute of Ohio hosted a webinar entitled, A Quick Look at the Online Guide to Evidence-Based Prevention.
June 10 - 13 2014 The Ohio State University Presents the Summer Institute for Diversity in Nursing.
June 8 2014 Men's Health Week
June 6 2014 The Ohio Commission on Minority Health Capacity Building Training,
June 4 2014 Multiethnic Advocates for Cultural Competence (MACC) presents: Implementing the National Culturally and Linguistically
Appropriate Service (CLAS) Standards
May 27 2014 Ohio Commission on Minority Health - Lupus Grant Meeting. CURRENT GRANTEES ONLY.
May 21 2014 Ohio Commission on Minority Health - Demonstration Grant Meeting. CURRENT GRANTEES ONLY.
May 20 2014 Ohio Commission on Minority Health - Local Office on Minority Health Meeting. CURRENT GRANTEES ONLY.
May 21-22 2014 The Ohio Fatherhood Commission presents its FREE Ohio Fatherhood Summit on May 21 and May 22, 2014.
May 14 2014 The 2014 Annual Ohio ACCN Research Seminar: Addressing Cancer Health Disparities in Appalachia
May 2014 Lupus Awareness Month
April 26 2014 The Ohio State University's Coalition of Students Advocating for Individuals with Disabilities, Disability Pride Parade
April 11 2014 The Ohio Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs presents: Behavioral Health and Fighting Substance Abuse Among Latinos.
April 2014 Capital Improvement Initiative Funding Partnership
April 2014 National Minority Health Month
March 31 2014 Healthcare Enrollment Deadline!!! If you haven't enrolled, please visit www.healthcare.gov and enroll today!
March 27 2014 Minority Health Expo 2014! State Minority Health Month Kick-Off
March 25 2014 Realizing the Potential of Health Insurance Data - Join the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
March 21 2014 Listen to the National Conference of State Legislature's free webinar
March 2014 Kaiser Family Foundation Webinar: The ACA and What It Means for Black Americans (Transcript)
February 27, 2014 President Obama will unveil his new “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative
February 2014 Kirwan Institute Connects Race, Policy & Infant Mortality in Latest Brief
February 2014 American Heart Month
January 2014 State Launches Human Trafficking Public Awareness Campaign
December 2013 HPIO Weekly Report December 8, 2013
December 2013 World Aids Day - December 1, 2013
November 2013 HPIO creates an online resource page, Ohio and the Federally Facilitated Marketplace
November 2013 Ohio Featured in the Agency for Healthcare Research Quality's Research Activities Online Newsletter
November 2013 National Medical Association - "The State of African American Health: an Action Plan"
November 2013 HPIO - Ohio Health Insurance Basics
November 2013 Access HealthColumbus' Monthly Affordable Care Act (ACA) Webinar Series - Next webinar to be held November 14, 2013
November 2013 Inaugural Diabetes and Obesity Consortium Conference November 1-2, 2013
October 2013 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
October 2013 Controlling Board Approves Medicaid Expansion after House Member Shuffle
October 2013 Health Insurance Market Place Opens
September 2013 National Infant Mortality Month
September 2013 Senate Committee Hearing: Infant Mortality
September 2013 National Hispanic Heritage Month
September 2013 National Childhood Obesity Month
August 2013 HPIO Telehealth Leadership Summit Report
July 2013 HPIO Report: Health Insurance Marketplaces - What Ohio Can Expect
May 2013 HPIO Report: Health in Ohio: How we rank
May 2013 2012 NATIONAL HEALTHCARE QUALITY AND DISPARITIES REPORT
March 2013 THE OHIO COMMISSION ON MINORITY HEALTH SUPPORTS THE MEDICAID EXPANSION (see below)
March 2013 HPIO: Ohio Medicaid Expansion Study - Brief
March 2013 HPIO: Ohio Medicaid Basic