Welcome to the Health Equity Institute


The mission of the Health Equity Institute (HEI) is to create an intellectual environment that encourages diversity of perspectives, challenges conventional approaches, and produces innovative action-oriented research in the biomedical, social, and behavioral sciences in order to improve health, eliminate health disparities, and establish equity in health. Learn more


News  

2015 HOPE SF Arts Assessment

Dr. Cynthia A. Gómez, HEI Director, delivered Keynote address at the National Sexual Health Conference

Summer e-update now available 

Documentary for Health and Social Justice: Spring 2015 films now available!

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Events

Learn about upcoming conference presentations

 


Motion Graphic: What is Health Equity?

This three-minute video explains how social, economic, and environmental conditions can create health inequities and how these inequities can affect health disparities. Learn more