Official Journal

Our Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities is the leading journal dedicated to examining and eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities. This Journal serves to report on the scholarly progress of work in this area to understand, address, and ultimately eliminate health disparities based on race and ethnicity. Original research, systematic reviews, and commentaries presenting state-of-the-art thinking on current issues in the field of health disparities research and intervention are considered for publication. 


Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA 

Affiliated Journal

The Journal of the National Medical Association, the official journal of the National Medical Association, is a peer-reviewed publication whose purpose is to address medical care disparities of persons of African descent. This Journal is focused on specialized clinical research activities related to the health problems of African Americans and other minority groups. Special emphasis is placed on the application of medical science to improve the healthcare of underserved populations both in the United States and abroad. 

Editor-in-Chief: '

Edith P. Mitchell, MD, MACP, FCPP, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA