Chartbook on Health Care for Blacks


The National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (NHQDR) is the product of collaboration among agencies across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Many individuals guided and contributed to this report. Without their magnanimous support, the report would not have been possible.

Specifically, we thank:

HHS Chartbook on Health Care for Blacks Authors: Barbara Barton (lead author-AHRQ), Sebastiana Gianci, Marcia Gomez (NIMHD), Ernest Moy (AHRQ), Atlang Mompe (SSS).

AHRQ Staff: Richard Kronick, Jeff Brady, Amy Helwig, Ernest Moy, Darryl Gray, Nancy Wilson, and Doreen Bonnett.

HHS Interagency Workgroup for the NHQR/NHDR: Girma Alemu (HRSA), Chisara N. Asomugha (CMS), Kirsten Beronio (ASPE), Nancy Breen (NCI), Sarah Bryce (HRSA), Miya Cain (ACF), Victoria Cargill (NIH), Steven Clauser (NCI), Wayne Duffus (CDC), Olinda Gonzalez (SAMHSA), Kirk Greenway (IHS), Chris Haffer (CMS-OMH) , Linda Harlan (NCI), Rebecca Hines (CDC-NCHS), Edwin Huff (CMS), Deloris Hunter (NIH), Sonja Hutchins (CDC), Ruth Katz (ASPE), Tanya Telfair LeBlanc (CDC), Shari Ling (CMS), Darlene Marcoe (ACF), Tracy Matthews (HRSA), Karen McDonnell (CMS), Curt Mueller (HRSA), Karen Nakano (CMS), Iran Naqvi (HRSA), Ann Page (ASPE), Kimberly Proctor (CMS-OMH), D.E.B. Potter (ASPE), Asel Ryskulova (CDC-NCHS), Adelle Simmons (ASPE), Alan Simon (CDC-NCHS), Marsha Smith (CMS), Caroline Taplin (ASPE), Emmanuel Taylor (NCI), Sayeedha Uddin (CDC-NCHS), Nadarajen Vydelingum (NIH), Chastity Walker (CDC), Barbara Wells (NHLBI), Valerie Welsh (OASH-OMH), and Tia Zeno (ASPE).

Data Support Contractor: Social & Scientific Systems.

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Page last reviewed June 2018
Page originally created March 2016
Internet Citation: Acknowledgments. Content last reviewed June 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.