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Community Engagement for Health Disparities

Inequities exist among certain populations when it comes to health status.  Ethnic and racial minority groups, such as African Americans and Latinos, have higher rates of almost all major chronic conditions and higher mortality rates.  459 more words


A Doctor Like Me

By: Terrica Sampson, M.Ed.

Among minority populations, the feeling of medical mistrust is real. Individuals from these groups often have a hard time placing their lives in the hands of a physician or clinician that do not reflect their skin tone or cultural background. 562 more words

Cultural Competency

Deadline Nearing: SAAPHI Call For Abstracts

Society for the Analysis of African American Public Health Issues



American Public Health Association 142nd Annual Meeting – New Orleans, LA

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African American Health