Our collaborative includes Columbia Irving Medical Center, Hunter College-City University of New York (Hunter-CUNY), New York Presbyterian (NYP) Hospital System, Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY), Weill Cornell Medical Center (WCMC) and a network of community partners who are committed to fostering community wellness.
Funded by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
To address the high burden of chronic diseases among
Black and Latinx populations, COMMUNITY
focuses on two of the leading causes of death
– cardiovascular disease and cancer
– and their risk factors.