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“WELL-thy” New Year Resolutions

by Tanya Leake | January 30, 2019
For many, the beginning of a new year is a time-honored tradition of fresh starts and new resol [...] Read more

Health Equity Advocate Appointed to New Roles at Vanderbilt University

by Monica Levitan | January 28, 2019
Dr. Consuelo Wilkins, associate professor of medicine and executive director of the Meharry-Van [...] Read more

Will More Diversity Among Doctors Help Improve African-American Health?

by CBS New York | January 23, 2019
African American men have the lowest life expectancy of any ethnic group in the country due to [...] Read more

Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities

by Rachel Cohen | January 22, 2019
When Sarah Spiegel was in her first year at New York Medical College in 2016, she sat in a lect [...] Read more

An Interview with Phill Wilson, Founder, Former President of Black AIDS Institute

by Monica Levitan | January 16, 2019
Phill Wilson, the founder and president and CEO of the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) since its i [...] Read more

Health Disparities Damage Men and Boys of Color and CT’s Economy

by Kim Krieger | January 14, 2019
Men and boys of color in Connecticut are less likely to have health insurance, more likely to b [...] Read more

Dr. Michael A. Joseph Appointed Vice Dean at SUNY Downstate Medical Center

by Monica Levitan | January 14, 2019
Dr. Kitaw Demissie, dean of SUNY Downstate Medical Center School of Public Health has announced [...] Read more

State Data Show Racial/Ethnic Disparities in HIV, Syphilis Diagnoses Among MSM

by Jaime Rosenberg | January 09, 2019
Since the start of the HIV epidemic, disparities in both incidence and mortality among men who [...] Read more