Nancy L. Jones, Ph.D. is Program Officer, Division of Extramural Scientific Programs, Community Health and Population Sciences, at the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD).  Dr. Jones spoke to us about the disparities in health access and health outcomes among all US minorities as compared to the white, non-hispanic populaton.  She said that these disparities stem from personal, structural and cultural biases within the US.  She showed graphical representations of the geographic locations of the most disparities.   She offered some hopeful thoughts to correcting some of the disparities.