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Meet the Directors: Dr. Moro Salifu and  Dr. Marilyn Fraser. Meet the Director of Operations: Dr. Pamela D. Straker.  They have served the Brooklyn Health Disparities Center with an aim to  develop and implement models to reduce health disparities in minorities and new immigrants in Brooklyn.                           


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In honor of Black History Month, Dr. Moro Salifu, Director of the Brooklyn Health Disparities Center, was honored by Broklyn Borough President Antonio Reynoso and Weeksville Heritage Center.

Dr. Moro Salifu was honored by Brooklyn Borough President Reynoso 

Congratulations to all for your continued excellence in research, public policy and community advocacy for fairness, and access to health care. Your educational model is also a source of proven best practice and for this I also salute you

                                               ~R.  Austin


Dr. Moro Salifu received a Prestigious Master Recognition from the American College of Physicians.

SUNY Downstate was Awarded $10 Million from National Institutes of Health.

Funding Will Go to Health Disparities Program to Research Minority Health Disparities and Train More Minority Researchers and Scientists.

This was the first Major Award for Downstate under Tenures of SUNY Chancellor Kristina Johnson and President Wayne Riley.

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5th Annual TRANSPORT Symposium 

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