Dr. John Ruffin, Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, was interveiwed by Dr. Stephen Thomas and Dr. Sandra Quinn of the University of Maryland Center for Health Equity and Guest Editors of this theme issue. Dr. Ruffin discusses a variety of issues related to the importance of including minorities in research, the changing demographics of the US population, new challenges for researchers, the value of community participation, and how minority inclusion research is "not one size fits all." Click here to listen.
Letters of support are required for the CRCAIH pilot grants program from the organizations you are partnering with. This mini-webinar presented by the Grantsmanship Center provides a short overview on the importance and key tips on how to get great letters of support. Spend these 6 minutes to learn how to enhance your application with your letters!
Ever wonder about the difference between a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)? This mini-webinar presented by Greater Vision Consulting provides a short description of the difference between a MOA and MOU—find out which is legally binding and includes a monetary exchange. Spend 4 minutes to learn about a possible mechanism used in establishing collaborations!