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Healthy Environments Partnership

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: July 25, 2002
Last updated: September 1, 2006
Last verified: September 2006
The Healthy Environments Partnership was established in October 2000, as a part of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences “Health Disparities Initiative.” The Healthy Environments Partnership seeks to expand the knowledge base of how social and economic inequalities are linked to disparities in cardiovascular health among residents of Detroit. The Healthy Environments Partnership is a project of the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center. The partners are: Brightmoor Community Center, Butzel Family Center, the Detroit Health Department, Friends of Parkside, Henry Ford Health System, Southwest Counseling and Development Services, Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision and University of Detroit Mercy and the University of Michigan School of Public Health, School of Nursing, and the Institute for Social Research.

Cardiovascular Health

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Allocation: Random Sample
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Social and Physical Environments and Health Disparities

Further study details as provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: April 2002

Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 95 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
  • Age 25 and older
  • Resident of three designated areas of Detroit, MI
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00042263

United States, Michigan
University of Michigan School of Public Health
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
  More Information Identifier: NCT00042263     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10936-CP-001
Study First Received: July 25, 2002
Last Updated: September 1, 2006

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
health disparities
social environment
physical environment
racial health disparities processed this record on May 23, 2017