Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Black Patients Fare Worse After Angioplasty

by Amy Norton | July 06, 2020
MONDAY, July 6, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Even after undergoing the artery-clearing procedu [...] Read more

Chief Diversity Officers of the SEC to Present a COVID-19 Webinar on Health Disparities, Inequities and Possible Solutions Ju

by Jalen Blue | June 22, 2020
Chief diversity officers from across the Southeastern Conference will offer a webinar, “A Pan [...] Read more

Black Doctors Push for Anti-Bias Training in Medicine to Combat Health Inequality

by Bertha Coombs | June 22, 2020
George Floyd’s last words, “I can’t breathe,” have become a rallying cry during the wee [...] Read more

Advice for Minority Students Considering Med School

by Yoo Jung Kim | June 22, 2020
According to the “Diversity in Medicine” report published in 2019 by the Associatio [...] Read more

Black Scientists Applying for NIH Grants Consistently Receive Lower Scores, Says Study

by B. Denise Hawkins | June 22, 2020
A new scoring approach introduced in 2009 was supposed to diminish bias during the National Ins [...] Read more

‘We’re Losing Our Kids’: Black Youth Suicide Rate Rising Far Faster Than for Whites; Coronavirus, Police Vi

by Jayne O'Donnell | June 08, 2020
A decade after she tried to take her life as a college freshman, Victoria Waltz, a gi [...] Read more

Summit Discusses Mental Health and Equity on College Campuses

by Sarah Wood | June 08, 2020
On the second day of the virtual Campus Prevention Network Summit, hosted by EVERFI, conversati [...] Read more

14 Women of Color Medical Students and Graduates Who Matched Share on Soon Joining the Frontlines Amid COVID-19

by Brittany Chambers | May 11, 2020
This year March 20, 2020, marked the National Resident Matching Program’s annual day where th [...] Read more