2021 Minority Health Conference

Community and Rural Health Planning
Public Health

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The Department of Health & Human Services Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity & the Minority Health Disparities Initiative at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are jointly hosting a virtual 2021 Nebraska Conference on Health Equity (NECHE).

The Nebraska Conference on Health Equity is a call to action on Health Equity and Access. This conference will address the role that social determinants of health play when caring for and working with minoritized populations in Nebraska. Presenters will review local, regional, and national disparity data, share important tools and community resources, and provide strategies to improve awareness and outcomes. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and strategize with experts to improve health outcomes for underserved communities in Nebraska.

Please save the date to join us for the inaugural, virtual Nebraska Conference on Health Equity on April 22 & 23, 2021, from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. The conference will feature keynotes by Dr. Donald WarneDr. Andrea Marpillero ColominaDr. Marco Barker, and Lori Seibel, with breakout sessions from a variety of perspectives and a wide range of disciplines. This is a great opportunity to learn more about various healthcare equity issues from diverse perspectives, and help design solutions! If you have any questions related to the conference, please email admin@neche2021.com.
View the agenda and registration. This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome.

                                          -The NECHE 2021 Planning Committee 


      Testimonials from 2019 Conference

  • "Great (conference)! Bringing together people from different systems/areas, not just public health!"
  • "This was very informative! Well-developed program - relevant and important to health equity."
  • "I really enjoyed the resources, breakout and the CLAS presentation was excellent!"
  • "Really enjoyed the varying and relevant health disparity topics."
  • "Great keynotes - wonderful breakouts!"
  • "I appreciate the main speakers and their information. This is so much more helpful than just data. Thank you!"


Health Disparities and Health Equity
Division of Public Health, Community and Rural Health Planning Unit
Phone Number
(402) 471-0152
Fax Number
(402) 742-2342
Mailing Address

P.O. Box 95026

Lincoln, NE 68509-5026