Vision and Mission

“Evidence to Action to Achieve Health Equity”


The Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity envisions the achievement of health equity by moving scientific discovery to action.


  • The Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity is dedicated to the goal of achieving health equity by:
  • Conducting translational research to impact population health,
  • Developing sustainable and mutually-beneficial community partnerships, and
  • Delivering educational initiatives to diversify the clinical, biomedical, and public health workforce.


Efficient Research + Empowered Community Partnerships + Excellence in Professional Development and Training =  E Q U I T Y

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Last Updated: 06-01-2016
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