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National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC)

An AJPE Search for Cultural Competence

The AAMC News Page on Health Equity

Nine Constructs of Cultural Competence for Curriculum Development  -  American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2010; 74 (10) Article 181

Access to Health Care: Influential Factors and Cultural Competence

Report of the ASHP Ad Hoc Committee on Ethnic Diversity and Cultural Competence - by Hannah K. Vanderpool for the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacists 2005;62 1924-1930.

Cultural Competency - Selected Resources for Instruction.

Family Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care - This continuing medical education activity is jointly sponsored by Ciné-Med Inc. and Astute Technology. It is supported through unrestricted monies from the Office of Minority Health at the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

Center for Healthy Families and Cultural Diversity - Compendium of cultural competence/health disparities: selected resources.

The Cross Cultural Healthcare Program - Books, Resources, Training Programs, Research Projects and Video.

Ethnogeriactrics - Stanford University - A center for multidisciplinary ethnogeriatric education, focusing on faculty development, training for healthcare providers, research and policy analysis.

EthnoMed - The EthnoMed site contains information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and other related issues pertinent to the health care of recent immigrants to Seattle or the U.S.

Health Literacy: A Prescription to End Confusion - April 2004 IOM report.

Think Cultural Health - U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services: Cultural competence continuing education resources.

Tool for Assessing Cultural Competence Training (TACCT) - TACCT is a self-administered assessment tool developed by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) that can be used by medical schools to identify areas in the curriculum where specific aspects of culturally competent care are currently taught, including previously unrecognized educational elements. The TACCT permits gaps to be identified, as well as planned and unplanned redundancies. It may be used for both traditional and problem-based learning curricula.

Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care - 2003 IOM report assesses the extent of racial and ethnic differences in healthcare that are not otherwise attributable to known factors such as access to care.

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