Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Report claims Penn, Princeton, and other Ivy League colleges discriminate against students with mental illness

by Aneri Pattani | December 19, 2018
A new report from a disability-inclusion foundation has blasted Ivy League schools, including t [...] Read more

UNLV grad overcomes acute adversity, highlights winter commencement

by Camalot Todd | December 19, 2018
On Tuesday evening, a sea of red graduation gowns flooded the Thomas & Mack Center for UNL [...] Read more

Student-led USC Group Aims for Diversity Among Physical Therapists

by Michelle McCarthy | December 05, 2018
The physical therapy profession has a bit of a diversity problem, one might say. According to t [...] Read more

U.S. Relies Heavily on Foreign-Born Healthcare Workers

by Lisa Rapaport | December 05, 2018
(Reuters Health) – More than one in four doctors in the United States were born in anothe [...] Read more

Bi Women, Gay Men at Highest Risk of Opioid Misuse

by Matt Tracy | December 04, 2018
Bisexual women and gay men are reporting higher rates of opioid misuse compared to people of ot [...] Read more

Event Highlights the Importance of Self-Care for People of Color

by Danielle Lee | December 04, 2018
On Friday, Nov. 30, Ithaca College’s Peggy Ryan Williams Center lobby was filled with student [...] Read more

Black and Hispanic Americans Have a Harder Time Quitting Cigarettes. Will This Penn Study Find a way to Help?

by Ameri Pattani | December 04, 2018
Black and Hispanic Americans are less likely to smoke cigarettes than white Americans. Yet once [...] Read more

The Color of Justice: Racial and Ethnic Disparity in State Prisons

by Terry Campbell, | November 26, 2018
Our November topic is “Minority Issues.” I conducted some additional research on this topic [...] Read more