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Recap & Reflection on Charles Drew University's Place Matters Health Disparities Seminar (Day 1)

On Friday, I had the privilege of attending the Charles R. Drew University Life Science Institute‘s seminar on health disparities, Place Matters: Integrating Academia, Government, and Community for a Healthy South LA. 807 more words

Public Health

So excited to be joining the Hanley Health Equity Advisory Council

So very excited to accept the invitation to join the Daniel Hanley Center for Health Leadership Health Equity Advisory Council beginning next month.

After being blessed to participate with the amazing Hanley Center as part of… 557 more words

Dahlborg Healthcare Leadership Blog

How Does Class Affect Public Health?

By Tiffany Huang, MPH, Program Analyst, Assessment and Planning, NACCHO

“The commodification of people is the biggest issue we face in public health,” stated Kathryn Evans, MPA, a trained community organizer with United Community Services of Johnson County, during the closing general session at… 581 more words

NACCHO Annual 2015

Joining with SAMHSA to Support Mental and Behavioral Health in All American Communities

By Norman. B. Anderson, PhD (CEO, American Psychological Association)

Mental and behavioral health matter for all Americans.  Do all Americans have equal access to mental health care? 585 more words

Race

Canadian health care: are we living in the land of equity?

While we may be the envy of our neighbours to the south, Canada’s healthcare system performs poorly on many measures.

Some of the problems are well-known to the average Canadian: wait times,  503 more words