The August 2017 BFA newsletter focuses on denal health equity. It highlights 1) the divide between Americans who can afford dental coverage and those who cannot and 2) the division between dentistry and medicine. View newsletter
The safest age for a black woman to have a baby in the US? 19. Why? ‘Weathering’: The phenomenon of black women ‘aging’ faster than white due to chronic stress, racism, and lack of resources, thus widening disparities between the groups as they age. #MaternalMortality @CDCgov
Applications are now open! The aim of the fellowship is to develop leaders who understand the foundations of health inequity and have the knowledge, skills, and courage to build more equitable health systems and organizations. Visit https://t.co/Y5wxgqdiPv for more information.
Fabulous start to the programs of the @GW_Workforce (Mullan Institute for Health Workforce Equity) with @DrLeanaWen keynoting on the severe challenges of the Sexual and Reproductive Health workforce. Lots of work to be done – and we’ll be there! https://t.co/cN25nXyyLY