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The Research Center in Minority Institutions at Miami Dade’s Florida International University will focus on developing and sustaining a national, clinical and behavioral research program addressing health inequities and disparities primarily associated with HIV and substance use problems for underrepresented minorities. Our vision is a South Florida where all populations have an equal opportunity to live long, healthy and productive lives.

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FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series featuring Dr. Eric Garland

On March 25, approximately 30 FIU researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series featuring guest speaker Dr. Eric Garland, Professor and Associate Dean for Research at...

FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series featuring Dr. Karen Chartier

On March 18, approximately 35 FIU researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series featuring guest speaker Dr. Karen Chartier, Associate Professor in Virginia...

FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Seminar featuring the ACE Project

On March 29, the FIU-RCMI ACE Project Team presented their progress to over 30 FIU researchers during the FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Seminar. Dr. Elisa Trucco, ACE Project Co-PI, presented on the...

FIU-RCMI Team Visits Southwest Health Equity Research Collaborative

On May 21, Drs. Eric Wagner (FIU-RCMI PI), Adriana Campa (Leader of the Community Engagement Core), Sofia Fernandez (Coordinator of the Investigator Development Core), and Melissa Ward-Peterson...

FIU-RCMI Advanced Statistics Workshops featuring Dr. James Jaccard

Dr. James Jaccard, Professor at the NYU Silver School of Social Work and author of Theory Construction and Model-Building Skills: A Practical Guide for Social Scientists (2010, Guilford Press),...

Dr. Mary Jo Trepka Recognized as One of FIU’s 2019 Top Scholars

Dr. Mary Jo Trepka, Leader of the FIU-RCMI Investigator Development Core, was recognized as one of FIU's 2019 Top Scholars. Awardees are recognized for groundbreaking contributions in research and...

FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Seminar featuring Dr. Thomas Brandon

On April  5, over 25 researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Seminar featuring Dr. Thomas Brandon, Senior Member of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Professor of Psychology at...

FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar featuring guest speaker Dr. Vetta Thompson

On April 4, over 50 FIU researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar featuring guest speaker Dr. Vetta Thompson, E. Desmond Lee Professor of Racial and Ethnic Diversity at...

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