The Vanderbilt Center for Research on Inequality and Health conducts cutting-edge research on health inequality, focused on three key areas: LGBTQ+ policies; gun violence and mass incarceration; and economic and social inequality.

All Research

all research

Vanderbilt scholars across public policy; nursing; economics; medicine, health, and society; sociology; political science; African American and diaspora studies; gender and sexuality studies; education; divinity; and law collaborate to generate and amplify scholarship on the causes and consequences of health inequality. We publish our research in high-impact peer-reviewed journals across disciplines.

Research Projects