Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities

by Rachel D. Cohen | February 04, 2019
When Sarah Spiegel was in her first year at New York Medical College in 2016, she sat in a lect [...] Read more

Massachusetts Officials Kick Start New Housing Program to Address Youth Homelessness

by Monica Levitan | February 04, 2019
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker recently announced a new student housing program as part o [...] Read more

TouroCOM Harlem Launches Free, Student-Run Clinic for Harlem Community

by Monica Levitan | February 04, 2019
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Harlem campus Dean Dr. David Forstein has rece [...] Read more

NIH Gives $12M to UIC to Continue Latino Health Study

by Monica Levitan | January 30, 2019
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has given a $12 million contract to the University of I [...] Read more

Health system appoints diversity officer

by Justin Dawes | January 23, 2019
A local health system has named its new diversity officer. Spectrum Health said it appointed Ov [...] Read more

Nurse Lauren Underwood Is The Youngest Black Congresswoman – Ever

by Chaunie Brusie | January 22, 2019
At only 32 years old, Lauren Underwood is making history. Why? Well, because she just so happen [...] Read more
Ohio State study: Black women at risk of breast cancer get less preventive-care information

Ohio State study: Black women at risk of breast cancer get less preventive-care information

by JoAnne Viviano | January 16, 2019
A new study suggests that black women at high risk of breast cancer might be missing out on pot [...] Read more

Study: Latino, African-American Teens Not as Likely to Have Undiagnosed Asthma Than White Teens

by Monica Levitan | January 16, 2019
A new study published in the Journal of Urban Health found that Latino and African-American tee [...] Read more