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.
The Health Equity and Rural Outreach Innovation Center (HEROIC) is a Center of Innovation (COIN) that engages in a wide range of topic areas. Yet, research is always tied to priority areas of health equity, access to care, and rural health.