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  1. The importance of tracking the pandemic by race, and more in this week’s roundup

    A NOTE TO OUR READERS

    We hope this finds you safe and healthy. The current pandemic…

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  2. Health equity and COVID-19

    A NOTE TO OUR READERS

    We hope this finds you safe and healthy. The current pandemic…

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  3. What the U.S. can learn from Taiwan’s single-payer health care system, and more in this week’s roundup

    HEALTH DISPARITIES

    Race and medicine: The harm that comes from mistrust

    Austin Frakt, The New York…

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  4. The “mega-disparity” people ignore, health care costs eating into workers’ budgets, and more in this week’s roundup

    HEALTH DISPARITIES
    Diabetic amputations a ‘shameful metric’ of inadequate care
    Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News, April 26
    Blacks and Latinos…

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  5. Mental health in schools, what barbershops can teach us about health care, and more in this week’s roundup

    health equity
    School-based mental health centers play vital role for Hispanic and black students
    Cara Rosner, Connecticut Health Investigative Team,…

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  6. 5 things you should know about school-based health centers

    Today’s blog is written by Jesse White-Fresé, the executive director of the CT Association of School Based Health Centers.
    For over 30 years,…

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  7. Week of February 26, 2018

    HEALTH EQUITY
    Efforts aimed at boosting diversity in healthcare leadership fail to make progress
    Shelby Livingston, Modern Healthcare, February…

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  8. Week of February 12, 2018

    health equity
    The Health of Dreamers
    Vanessa Lopez and Tim K. Mackey, Health Affairs Blog, February 14 Dreamers, the young adults who were brought…

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  9. Week of January 22, 2018

    health care access
    ‘Pharmacy deserts’ a growing health concern in Chicago, experts, residents say
    Ese Olumhense and Nausheen Husain, Chicago…

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  10. Week of October 16, 2017

    Health Equity
    Lack of insurance plays a key role in why black women are more likely to die of breast cancer 
    Rita Rubin, Forbes, October 17
    In a…

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