Category Archives: Health Disparities

TV’s Starring Role in Exposing Health Disparities for Black Women

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Published 03-15-22 by Charlene Polite Corley, VP of Diverse Insights and Partnerships Empowering historically excluded people to lead in the media industry means bringing their talent—as well as their lived […]

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Yale graduate student Nassim Ashford working to reduce Blacks’ health disparities

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Photo courtesy of Nassim Ashford Nassim Ashford is a native of Atlanta and is a current master’s of public health (MPH) candidate at the Yale School of Public Health, concentrating […]

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OP ED | Providers Must Self-Examine to Explain Black Maternal Health Disparities

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By Dr. LUCINDA CANTY When I was a nursing student, I initially wanted to work in the newborn ICU. It was after I saw my first birth, which was delivered by […]

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Rutgers receives $10M to improve health inequalities

December 2021. Rutgers launches a new initiative to improve the health and quality of life in disadvantaged communities facing food insecurity, high unemployment, low high school graduation rates, and falling household […]

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Today’s Imbalance Stems From the Health of the Enslaved

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Imbalance Is What It Is: We are doomed to repeat the past is we do not fully appreciate it. The HealMobile is sharing the article below because it presents an […]

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The lack of affordable housing and health inequalities in central Brooklyn, student-led report

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Adi Talwar. Liberty Avenue in Brooklyn. Housing and Health Inequalities: A lack of affordable housing continues to exacerbate health inequalities and financial problems in the predominantly black and Latin American […]

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Center for African American Health buys Denver building for $4.7 million

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Denver, Colorado, July 1, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Center for African American Health (CAA Health) purchased $4.7 million freestanding building that’s $4.9 million in value. CAA Health’s new two-story […]

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Shortage of mental health professionals, especially in rural Louisiana

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The Health Resources and Services Administration released information in July 2021 showing the great need for mental health professionals. Read more and see map. In Alexandria, Louisiana, treating patients with […]

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Novartis launches 10-year collaboration with HBCUs and more, to focus on health inequalities

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Novartis and be Novartis US Foundation announced a planned ten-year collaboration to develop programs that address the root causes of systemic inequalities in health outcomes and to create greater diversity, […]

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Understanding African American Mental Health – Arkansas Counseling Association

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This video is part two of a series on mental health from the Arkansas Counseling Association. Dr. Camille Humes is our presenter.

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