Back view of four girls with arms around each other, Photo Credit: Vonecia Carswell on Unsplash
Health Communication & Equity Lab


We are eager to share our knowledge in ways that help better people's lives. Below is a list of resources to help our community partners promote equity in health care and health messaging.

  • Healthy People 2020: A site whose goal is to use health communication strategies and health information technology to improve population health outcomes and health care quality, and to achieve health equity
  • PLANET MassCONECT: This website was created to support partner communities as they find, adapt, and implement evidence-based programs for health promotion.  
  • NIH Sexual and Gender Minority Research Office: Useful resources and tools for researchers seeking to conduct SGM-related health research  
  • Community Tool Box: Free, online resource for those working to build healthier communities and bring about social change  
  • CDC: Tools for cross-cultural communication and language access to address health literacy and improve communication effectiveness 


Photo Credit (top image): Vonecia Carswell / Unsplash