Office of Health Disparities & Health Equity

Improving Health Outcomes for Culturally Diverse Populations in Nebraska

Minority Health Council

The Nebraska Minority Health Council provides advice and guidance to the Office. The Council consists of up to 25 members who represent Nebraska's racial/ethnic minorities, consumers, providers, advocates, across geographic regions of the State.

Members are appointed by the Director of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. Meetings are hosted on a quarterly basis, or more often if needed.

Strategic Plan for Minority Health Council - Minority Health Council Strategic Plan 

If you are interested in being part of the Minority Health Council, please send your resume and contact information to the Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity, PO Box 95026, Lincoln, NE 68509-5026 or email dhhs.minorityhealth@nebraska.gov.
 

Council Meeting Dates:
February 10, 2015
10:00 am at Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department
 
May 12, 2015
10:00 am at Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department
Meeting Materials:  Agenda 12May15.pdfAgenda 12May15.pdf
 
August 11, 2015
10:00 am at Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department
Meeting Materials:
 
November 20, 2015
10:00 am at Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department
Meeting Materials:
 

 


 

Minority Health Council Members:

Janelle Ali-Dinar, PhD - Vice Chair

Healthcare Solutions Connection

Mindy Anderson-Knott, MA

UNL Bureau of Sociological Research

Renaisa Anthony, MD, MPH

Anne Yu Buettner, LMHP

A'Jamal Byndon

UNMC Center for Reducing Health Disparities

Marriage & Family Therapist, Mental Health Practitioner

Community Initiative Consultant

Janie Fralin RN, BSN - Secretary

Leslie Marsh, MSNBA

Blue Valley Community Action

Lexington Regional Health Center

Kenney McMorris, MPA

Brenda Nickol, MPH

Alfonzo Shade, BGS - Chair

Charles Drew Health Center

UNMC College of Public Health

Charles Drew Health Center

Arturo Spindola, MD Latino American Commission
Rosario Velasco East Central District Health Department
Anitra Warrior, MA, LMHP Morningstar Counseling & Consultation

Contact Us:
Office of Health Disparities & Health Equity
PO Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
(402) 471-0152                                                                                  
dhhs.minorityhealth@nebraska.gov


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