CPHHE develops and promotes research that target the elimination of health disparities. The initial focus is Cancer Health Disparities, building on the Center proposal. The Research Core:
- Develops programs that enhance community and Creighton personnel research capacities.
- Fosters community-based participatory research (CBPR)
- Promotes community-academy, multidisciplinary, and intersectoral approaches
- Develops collaborative grant proposals.
- Inspires and supports relevant publications
|Funding Organization||Description||Grant Year||PI/Co-PI||Amount||Partners||Status|
|AstraZeneca Foundation||HOPE Grant||2014-2016|
|$800,000||Creighton University Cardiac Center and School of Dentistry; Douglas County Health Dept.||Pending|
|DHHS||Connecting Kids to Coverage Collaborative||2013-2015||Dr. Richard Brown (Charles Drew)/ Kosoko-Lasaki/Lassiter (NCFHF)||$1,000,000||Charles Drew, Omaha Housing Authority, New Era Baptist Convention||Pending|
|National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities||Health Disparities Trans-Field, Trans disciplinary Research Collaborative Center||2013-2015||Ekundayo/Kosoko-Lasaki||$3,000,000||HS-MACA; Jackson State University; University of West Florida; Mississippi State Dept. of Health||Pending|
|DHHS||Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health: Obesity and Hypertension Demonstration (REACH)||2013-2015||Ekundayo/Kosoko-Lasaki||$8,000,000||HS-MACA; Jackson State University; Toledo Center for Family Health; MS Dept. of Health; NE Center for Healthy Families||NO|