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Must-Read Book on Health Equity
Healthfirst’s Dr. Susan Beane is featured in the book, "Necessary Conversations: Understanding Racism as a Barrier to Achieving Health Equity". The book shares conversations about racial inequities that are essential, difficult and urgent.Learn more
Health Department Releases Major Report Detailing Health of Asians and Pacific Islanders in New York City - NYC HealthRead article
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
What is Health Equity? A Definition and Discussion Guide - RWJFRead article
New York City Department of Health Studies on Health Disparities in New York CityRead article
Human Services Council
Improving Contracting between Human Services and Health Care Organizations: Recommendations from a Cross-Sector CollaborativeRead article
American Journal of Public Health
Timely Postpartum Visits for Low-Income Women: A Health System and Medicaid Payer PartnershipRead article
Center for Innovation in Mental Health at CUNY SPH Awarded NIH Grant for Harlem StrongRead article