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Descriptor in English: Minority Health
Descriptor in Spanish: Salud de las Minorías
Descriptor in Portuguese: Saúde das Minorias
Descriptor in French: Santé des minorités
Entry term(s): Health, Minority
Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education Act of 2000
Tree number(s): N01.400.512
SP2.006.057
Scope note: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2008
See also the descriptors: Minority Groups MeSH
DeCS UI: 52954
Descriptor UI: D054525
Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Minority Health - Preferred
Concept UI M0505933
Scope note The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.
Preferred term Minority Health
Entry term(s) Health, Minority
Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education Act of 2000 - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0505934
Scope note The National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities of NIH was established by the passage of the Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education Act of 2000, Public Law 106-525. This Center supports basic, clinical, social, and behavioral research; promotes research infrastructure and training, fosters outreach to minority and other health disparity communities.
Preferred term Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education Act of 2000



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