Close the gap


Welcometo the Center for Addressing Health Disparities through Research and Education (CAHDRE). CAHDRE is the new National Institutes of Health (NIH) Exploratory Center of Excellence that is coalescing health pathway programs at the University of Alaska Anchorage to maximize value and catalyze the creation of new programs and research capacity.


A $1.2 million grant provides the Center with funding to support existing programs and to hire new personnel with the goal of establishing a structure and process to accomplish the following aims using a trans-disciplinary approach:







See how CAHDRE can help you "step through the door to your future." Make a better life for you and your community through a career in health services and health research. Watch our new video What CAHDRE can do for you.







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Supported by the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities