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This April ‘Give Your Community a Boost!’

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April is National Minority Health Month (NMHM), a time to raise awareness about the importance of improving the health of people from racial and ethnic minority communities and reducing health disparities.

The 2022 theme is “Give Your Community a Boost!”

Throughout the month NIMHD will highlight ways we can all join in the fight against Covid-19 to protect our families, colleagues and friends. 

  • Follow us on social media at #NMHM2022 and #BoostYourCommunity

  • Join the Covid-19 Gamechangers: Trusted Messengers Giving Communities a Boost! Twitter Chat on Wednesday, Apr. 20 at 2 p.m. ET #NMHM22Chat 

  • Play the Minority Health Bingo virtual game

  • Share NMHM graphics on your favorite social media platforms

For the latest NMHM updates visit:

The NIH Record

The NIH Record, founded in 1949, is the biweekly newsletter for employees of the National Institutes of Health.

Published 25 times each year, it comes out on payday Fridays.

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Staff Writer: Amber Snyder (link sends e-mail)