IC² Institute Delivers Future of Health Equity Conference Synthesis









Following the successful Future of Health Equity Conference, we have released our conference synthesis. This concise report shares what expert panelists examined in relation to social determinants of health, workforce challenges, and the emergence of “well-being hubs.”

IC² Institute Launches Research to Advance the Well-Being Economy

Two faculty-led projects have been awarded seed funding to reduce quality of life disparities.

S. Craig Watkins Appointed IC² Director

Congratulations and welcome from the university and IC² team!

Faculty Research Program Final Reports

Read how COVID-19 adversely affected Afro-Brazilian entrepreneurs, how machine learning can help to identify and support resiliency and see a blueprint for economic development strategy in rural Texas among the final reports from our first sponsored faculty research cohort. 

New BBR Report on Dell Med Innovation Impacts

The Bureau has released a new study, “Dell Medical School Impact on Innovation:  Biomedical and Life Sciences”



Toward a Well-being Economy: How IC2 is working to advance equity in social, economic & health systems

Leveraging research and creating programs that promote a well-being economy with shared economic prosperity, resiliency, sustainability and a growth model that is equitable from the outset.

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IC2 Conference: The Future of Health Equity

Scholars, practitioners and funders come together to brainstorm a new vision for health equity.

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Director’s Welcome Statement

Dr. S Craig Watkins is leading the institute into the future by crafting a new strategic direction, one that we call, “Towards a Well-Being Economy.” 

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Bureau of Business Research

BBR provides communities & policymakers with evidence-based socio-economic research for a stronger and more resilient Texas.

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IC2 creates opportunities for diverse research, design, civic, and entrepreneurial talent in order to bring new insights, energy, and purpose to initiatives that act to advance equity in social, economic, and health systems.

Dr. Chiquita A. Collins joins Advisory Board

The IC2 Institute announces the appointment of new Advisory Board Member Dr. Chiquita A. Collins, Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer; Associate Professor/Researcher within the Department of Population Health Sciences at UT...

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