News & Media

The National Collaborative for Health Equity presents the latest news, articles, events and program highlights to help you stay connected and informed.

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The Struggle for Fair Housing in the U.S.

The Struggle for Fair Housing in the U.S.

Articles, Housing | February 1 2022

by WI Guest Author, The Washington Informer (Read...

Watch the 2022 National Day of Racial Healing Event

Watch the 2022 National Day of Racial Healing Event

Announcements, Events, Video | January 24 2022

The National Day of Racial Healing 2022 (video posted by:W.K. Kellogg Foundation) The 6th annual National Day of Racial Healing is dedicated to exploring #HowWeHeal from the effects of individual and systemic racism. Launched on Jan. 17, 2017,...

Re-igniting Collaboratives for Health Equity and HOPE to Communities

Re-igniting Collaboratives for Health Equity and HOPE to Communities

Announcements, Racial Equity | January 24 2022

The Collaboratives for Health Equity (CHE) teams met on January 18th to discuss the use of state data to create more resilient inclusive communities and fight structural racism and inequality, as well as combat the COVID-19...

Medical Racism Is Fueling the Black Overdose Crisis, Advocates Say

Medical Racism Is Fueling the Black Overdose Crisis, Advocates Say

| January 21 2022

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout (Read...

National Day of Racial Healing Statement by Dr. Gail C. Christopher

National Day of Racial Healing Statement by Dr. Gail C. Christopher

Announcements, Press Release, Statement | January 18 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2021 Contact: Michael K. Frisby [email protected]/202-625-4328 Statement by Dr. Gail C. Christopher, Executive Director, National Collaborative for Health Equity NATIONAL DAY OF RACIAL HEALING...

Biased Appraisals and the Devaluation of Housing in Black Neighborhoods

Biased Appraisals and the Devaluation of Housing in Black Neighborhoods

Articles, Housing, Racial Equity | November 18 2021

By Jonathan Rothwell and Andre M. Perry,...

New Healing Through Policy Initiative Fosters Racial Justice

New Healing Through Policy Initiative Fosters Racial Justice

Articles, Racial Equity | November 17 2021

By Gail Christopher, de Beaumont This article is the third the 2021 Fresh Perspectives series, presented by the de Beaumont Foundation. Published in the weeks leading up to APHA’s 2021 Annual Meeting and Expo in October, the series showcases...

Dr. Gail C. Christopher Moderates Prioritizing Equity Spotlight session

Dr. Gail C. Christopher Moderates Prioritizing Equity Spotlight session

Health Medical Care, Racial Equity, Video | November 8 2021

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the American Medical Association Foundation sponsored the Prioritizing Equity Spotlight session moderated by Dr. Gail C. Christopher. As part of a three-part series, physician leaders will discuss the history of...

How Thousands of Black Farmers Were Forced Off Their Land

How Thousands of Black Farmers Were Forced Off Their Land

Racial Equity | November 8 2021

Black people own just 2 percent of farmland in the United States. A decades-long history of loan denials at the USDA is a major reason why. By Kali Holloway, The Nation (Read...

Poor Neighborhoods Bear the Brunt of Extreme Heat, ‘Legacies of Racist Decision-Making’

Poor Neighborhoods Bear the Brunt of Extreme Heat, ‘Legacies of Racist Decision-Making’

| October 29 2021

By Tony Barboza and Ruben Vives, LA Times (Read...