Tobacco Use Behavior among Race and Ethnic Populations
Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities at the National Institutes of Health
Eliseo J. Perez-Stable, M.D. is Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIM HD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He oversees NI MHD's annual budget to advance the science of minority health and health disparities research. NIMHD conducts and supports research programs to advance knowledge and understanding of health disparities, identify mechanisms to improve minority health and reduce health disparities, and develop effective interventions to reduce health disparities in community and clinical settings.
NIMHD is the lead organization at NIH for planning, reviewing, coordinating, and evaluating minority health and health disparities research activities. NIMHD also promotes diversity in the biomedical workforce, supports research capacity at less-resourced institutions training underrepresented students and serving populations with health disparities, supports inclusive participation in all clinical research, and promotes information dissemination through regular electronic communications, public education outreach, and scientific presentations.
- Describe all of the NIMHD research definitions of Health Disparities and Equity Research
- Identify two ways how tobacco use behavior varies by race and ethnicity
- Explain three tailored cessation approaches by race and ethnicity
- Identify all of the data on health disparities related to the COVID-19 and tobacco smoking
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Anita Browning, Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Jennifer Matekuare, Ma Krisanta Pamatmat, MPH, Eliseo Perez-Stable, MD, Jessica Safier, MA, Catherine Saucedo, and Aria Yow, MA.