Health Disparities - Diverse Health

How to Fix the Gender Disparity in Pediatrics

by Alice D. Ackerman | September 23, 2019
Since Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman to graduate from an American medical school in [...] Read more

Saint Peter’s Partners with Medical School to Increase Diversity

by Lois Elfman | August 30, 2019
Saint Peter’s University has signed an agreement with Ross University School of Medicine with [...] Read more

For Black Mothers and Babies, Prejudice is a Stubborn Health Risk

by Catharine Richert | August 19, 2019
Pregnant and unwed at 23, Noya Israel came face to face with a health care system that thought [...] Read more

Stronger Diversity Among Genetic Counselors Could Help Bridge Health Gap with Minority Groups

by Erika Stallings | August 12, 2019
As genetics’ role in medicine expands, diversity among providers is crucial, say people work [...] Read more

Genetic Counselors Of Color Tackle Racial, Ethnic Disparities In Health Care

by Erika Stallings | July 29, 2019
Altovise Ewing was a senior at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tenn., when she first learned what a [...] Read more

College Students, Faculty Reach Out To Help With Farm Worker Health Care

by Rebecca Rakoczy | July 22, 2019
It’s a hot, muggy evening in South Georgia when a convoy of pickup trucks, vans and cars turn [...] Read more

Drexel President Announces Job Losses For Clinical Faculty And Staff Due To Hahnemann Closure

by Susan Snyder and Marie McCullough | July 22, 2019
About 40 percent of Drexel University physicians and clinical staff will lose their jobs as a r [...] Read more

Siemens, UM System, MU Health Care Launch $133M Precision Medicine Alliance

by Heather Landi | July 15, 2019
German healthcare technology company Siemens will provide $133 million worth of medical technol [...] Read more