Welcome to our centre

Supporting people, researchers and professionals and improving health

Involving communities

People’s voices and their opinions are not only heard but also form the basis of solutions

Growing research

Inspiring community-led research and encouraging participation

Creating resources

Developing and promoting culturally sensitive resources

Working together

Collaborating with researchers to widen participation

What we are working towards

The Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) has one clear vision: “To reduce ethnic health inequalities”. We do this by working with patients, the public, community and voluntary sectors, researchers, health and social care organisations, to:

  • Inspire community-led research
  • Develop and promote culturally sensitive resources
  • Raise awareness of community engagement
  • Encourage active research participation
  • Collaborate with researchers to widen participation

Resources

Latest news

23
MAR
2018

Play Domino, Talk Prostate Event Summary

The ‘Play Domino, Talk Prostate’ event took place at Moat Community College on Saturday 10 March 2018 in collaboration with the Centre, Prostate Cancer UK and PROSTaid. The event which was organised by Pamela Campbell-Morris aimed at raising the awareness of prostate... Read More →
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17
MAR
2018

Play Domino Talk Prostate event featured on ITV Central News

View this news report from ITV Central News about the Play Domino Talk Prostate event staged at Leicester’s Moat Community College on Saturday, March 10, 2018. The event raised awareness of prostate cancer among African Caribbean men, who are at higher risk of the... Read More →
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07
MAR
2018

Bill Turnbull speaks about prostate cancer on GBBO

Former BBC Breakfast presenter Bill Turnbull spoke last night about his prostate cancer diagnosis on the celebrity version of the Great British Bake Off. It comes ahead of our free Play Domino, Talk Prostate event taking place at Moat Community College, Maidstone Road, Leicester,... Read More →
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