Harvard Medical School

2021 Jan 22

If racially concordant care is a benefit for Black patients, how should health care organizations respond?

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Reducing racial disparities in health outcomes is an urgent priority for many health care organizations, leading to a continual search for novel organization-level interventions that can yield substantive health gains for Black patients in particular.

One emerging line of research demonstrates that Black patients treated by Black physicians achieve better health outcomes in several domains compared with Black patients seen by non-Black physicians. Recent studies demonstrate a 50% reduction in Black-White infant mortality gaps and a 19% decline in male cardiovascular mortality...

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2020 Oct 20

Voting, Health Policy, and Social Justice: Political Determinants of Health

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Co-sponsored by
Harvard Medical School Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership 
Harvard School of Dental Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Office of Diversity and Inclusion 
 
Keynote Speaker  

Daniel E. Dawes, JD, Executive Director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute ...

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