The Center for Health Disparities Innovations and Studies at Eastern Michigan University aims to improve the lives of communities by reducing racial and ethnic health disparities of diverse and minority populations in the state of Michigan.

News & Announcements

  • The Director of the Center for Health Disparities Innovations and Studies, Dr. Tsu-Yin Wu received the 2020 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) National Civic League Health Equity Award. 
    Check out the August 2020 National Civic League Newsletter to learn more about this award and Dr. Wu's work; t
    he recording of acceptance speech on the EMU CHDIS Youtube playlist.   

  • Online breastfeeding classes biweekly on Mondays (Oct. to Dec. 2020) for all pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, available in English, Arabic and Bengali. To sign up for class please visit the registration page. Please share the flyer, ([PDF] English, [PDF] Arabic, [PDF] Bengali)   

    Find more data and information on COVID-19 from our updated Health Atlas COVID-19 Map
  • Read our e-newsletter and find out about our spring/summer 2020 events as well as the ACTIVE Coalition meeting with the EMU REACH Nutrition team.

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Learn more about the Healthy Asian Americans Project.