Health Disparities and Community Health Research Programs


  • Cardinal Free Clinics

    The Cardinal Free Clinics were created to fill a void in the health care safety net that is met by very few other providers, and represents a new and innovative model for providing free health care to the underserved.

  • LGBT Medical Education Research Group

    The LGBT Medical Education Research Group's mission is to be a significant contributor to the field of LGBT health by creating and communicating new knowledge through innovative research, influencing health and educational policies, and advocating for LGBT patients and providers.

  • Our Voice: Citizen Science for Health Equity

    The Our Voice Initiative aims to increase health equity among people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and in diverse parts of the world through citizen science.

  • Civic Engagement Symposium

    The Civic Engagement Symposium explores multi-disciplinary approaches toward improving health, illness, and wellness.

  • Community Health Symposium

    The Community Health Symposium is an annual event showcasing a wide range of service and partnership research projects undertaken by Stanford students, trainees, and faculty in underserved communities here and around the world.

  • JUST Health

    The Center of Excellence in Diversity in Medical Education (COEDME) is launching JUST Health - a web publication designed to spotlight thought, research, challenges, and inroads in health disparities, health inequity, and social justice in medicine, health and wellness.

  • Race, Policing and Public Health Symposium

    This symposium highlighted the important research being done across interdisciplinary fields on race and law enforcement and the public health impact of police violence against minority groups.

  • Women's Health Forum

    The Annual Stanford Women’s Health Forum, provides a in-depth look at pressing topics in women's health.

  • WHSDM Center

    The Stanford Women's Health & Sex Differences in Medicine (WHSDM) Center acknowledges the wisdom of conducting innovative, multi-disciplinary research on women’s health and sex differences in biology and medicine.

  • Presence

    Presence champions the human experience in medicine by fostering research, dialogue, and multidisciplinary collaboration to produce measurable and meaningful change in health care.