15 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

African American & Hispanic Health Equity in Missouri

The Missouri Foundation for Health and the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative are pleased to invite leaders from communities throughout Missouri to a forum to promote collaborative health equity interventions across sectors. Join us for this opportunity to network, learn the latest disparity data, and hear from leaders in the field, including promising interventions! Confirmed Speakers: […]

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12 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

WEBINAR ON MENTAL ILLNESS IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY

Deep, Dark, Secret A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American Community Free Web Conference Tuesday, July 31st at 1:30pm CDT CEUs Available ($10 fee per person) Please join us Tuesday, July 31st, at 1:30PM CDT for a free web conference called, Deep, Dark, Secret:  A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American […]

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12 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

The Myth of Meritocracy and African American Health

Commentary from two professors formerly with Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. In their essay, the authors discuss how the meritocratic ideology of the American Dream may actually act as a negative health determinant for African Americans.

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