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Black Women and Breast Cancer: Disparities Continue

Black Women and Breast Cancer: Disparities Continue

Articles | October 23 2015

How can women protect themselves from treatment delays? Latest Developments This month marked the release of sobering new research on breast cancer and changes in mammogram guidelines. The new study, published Oct. 13 in Cancer...

PM Resources Newsletter – October 2015

PM Resources Newsletter – October 2015

Newsletters | October 19 2015

The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of our Nation’ A Reel Progress Screening and Live Discussion

The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of our Nation’ A Reel Progress Screening and Live Discussion

Events | October 15 2015

October 22, 2015, 6:30pm ET - 9:00pm ET "The Raising of America" is a five-part documentary series that explores the questions: Why are so many children in America faring so poorly? What are the consequences for the nation’s future?...

Racism and its Impact on Children’s Health Webinar

Racism and its Impact on Children’s Health Webinar

Events | October 7 2015

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015  I 1-2 p.m. EDT Recent research paints a stark picture of the impact of racial discrimination on children’s health. Join the American Public Health Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics for a webinar...

5th Annual Shirley Nathan-Pulliam Health Equity Lecture Series

5th Annual Shirley Nathan-Pulliam Health Equity Lecture Series

Events | September 24 2015

Presented by Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities University of Maryland School of Public Health Center for Health Equity Dr. Brian D. Smedley is co-founder and Executive Director of...

PM Resources Newsletter – September 2015

PM Resources Newsletter – September 2015

Newsletters | September 19 2015

The Case for Advancing Health Equity: Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Health Inequities

The Case for Advancing Health Equity: Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Health Inequities

Video | August 24 2015

Presentation by Dr. Brian Smedley American Psychological...

Upcoming IOM workshop: Early Childhood Obesity: Science & Solutions

Upcoming IOM workshop: Early Childhood Obesity: Science & Solutions

Events, Webinar | August 24 2015

What can we do to address overweight and obesity among society’s youngest? On October 6, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Roundtable on Obesity Solutions will host Obesity in the Early Childhood Years: Emerging Science &...

The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation

The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation

Webinar | August 24 2015

The recent events in Charleston, South Carolina, Baltimore, Maryland, and Ferguson, Missouri, remind us that stigma, inequalities and civil rights injustices remain in our society today. Unfortunately, skin color plays a large part in how...

PM Resources Newsletter – August 2015

PM Resources Newsletter – August 2015

Newsletters | August 19 2015