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Large Lessons from a Man with Little

By Khyla Burrows, Community HealthCorps® Member, Salud Family Health Centers

A great advantage of serving as a Community HealthCorps® Member at Salud Family Health Centers… 725 more words

Community Healthcorps

Running Buddies

By Gabrielle Witham, Community HealthCorps® Member, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center

Helping to build community around exercise and healthy eating has been one of the best parts about serving for the… 666 more words

Community Healthcorps

reaching out

In my public health program, we talk about the social determinants of health frequently. These determinants are all of the things in your social, physical and psychological environment that make you sick or well. 280 more words


Finding Alma's Glasses

By Nicolai Wallace, Community HealthCorps® Member, Sea Mar Community Health Centers

As a Community HealthCorps® Member with Sea Mar Community Health Centers I serve as a Patient Navigator. 630 more words

Community Healthcorps

European Statement on Migrants' Health

The following statement on migrants’ health was signed by 20 National Member Organisations of the IFMSA, and was read during the European Regional Meeting 2015, held in Aalborg, Denmark, April 24-28th 2015. 508 more words

Social Determinants Of Health

Letter From A Bioethecist

Dear Harlon,

You advocate forming an argument between ethics and the social determinants of health – which is so important. Ethics can be transformed into evidence and there is a growing body of evidence to support its inclusion – it is an uphill battle however.  444 more words

A Patient Voice

Raccoons, Tigers, and Okapis and How Where You Live Matters

“Pooling people in race silos is akin to zoologists grouping raccoons, tigers, and okapis on the basis that they are all stripey.” from Genes Don’t Cause Racical Disparities, Society Does… 697 more words

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