The Center for Health Disparities Research at the Medical University of South Carolina is focused on eliminating racial/ethnic, socioeconomic and rural/urban disparities in health.
through excellence in all phases of our work and continually improving our programs and practices based on new knowledge.
to communities through development of health interventions that are effective and practical in the real world.
Foster an environment of collaborative research to improve understanding of the multiple factors that perpetuate health care disparities related to race, ethnicity, socioeconomics and location, and to develop effective interventions to eliminate those disparities and improve care for all.
Continue our work as a recognized center of research excellence in understanding and eliminating health disparities while magnifying our impact at the local, national and international levels.