Collaboration is a critical component of the Gulf States Health Policy Center’s work to improve health outcomes in our region. By fostering relationships between multiple stakeholders, GS-HPC is able to design educational opportunities and events consistent with local needs. GS-HPC both spearheads and partners with a range of local and regional initiatives to improve health outcomes in the Gulf States.

Community Research Fellows Training Program
Bayou on the Move
National Walk at Lunch Day
March of Dimes – March for Babies
Hattiesburg Healthy Cooking Series 
Hattiesburg Community Baby Shower
Hattiesburg High School
       Healthy Living Poster Competition
       Healthy Cooking Demonstration
       National Public Health Week Speed Mentoring

The UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC) will host the 12th annual UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium on May 3, 2017 at the DoubleTree Hotel. This year’s symposium will take an in-depth look at the role of social determinants in population health.

Progress in Community Health Partnerships (PCHP) and the Gulf States Health Policy Center (GS-HPC) are collaborating to release this Call for Papers on the theme of “Community-Academic Partnerships in Health Research in the Southeast.”  For more information click here.


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