Tag: health equity

UofL faculty member recognized for improving health care for adults with...

For Priya Chandan, MD, MPH, creating an inclusive world for individuals with intellectual disability is a life mission. Inspired by her older brother, who...

UofL AVP honored for focus on diversity and health equity Inclusive...

Louisville Central Community Centers, Inc. (LCCC) will honor V. Faye Jones, MD, PhD, MSPH, associate vice president for health affairs/diversity initiatives at the University...

UofL medical student wins essay contest for perspective on patients with...

Natalie Spiller, a fourth-year student at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, believes patients with mental health disorders need a physician’s empathy, compassion...

UofL Health and Social Justice Scholars launch plans to improve health...

The first cohort of the University of Louisville Health and Social Justice Scholars is ready to begin implementing strategies to improve health equity in...

Culturally Effective Care Symposium empowers future health care providers

As they have done every year for the past 11 years, future providers across health care disciplines dedicated a day to improving their ability...

Answering the call for health equity: LGBTQ Health Summit Sept....

At least once a day, the University of Louisville LGBT Center receives a call from a person asking for the name of an LGBTQ-friendly...

Health professional students called to address social justice Health and Social...

Health care professionals often are aware of larger social issues facing their patients in disadvantaged communities but feel powerless as individual practitioners to change...