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Volunteer at vaccination clinic chatting.

Community Leaders and Mayo Clinic Researchers Develop Playbook for COVID-19 Health Equity, Future Pandemics.

March 24, 2022 | Mayo Clinic medical experts and community leaders collaborate to find ways to reduce health disparities related to COVID-19.

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Anne Hansen with medical colleagues in Rwanda.

Five Questions with Anne Hansen

March 22, 2022 | The medical director of Boston Children's Newborn Intensive Care Unit discusses her work to improve newborn care.

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Five Questions with Kathryn T. Hall

February 8, 2022 | Our former faculty fellowship awardee discusses integrative medicine and her research into the placebo response.

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1930s Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC) map of Boston showing redlining

Interactive Web Series Explores Environmental Racism

February 2, 2022 | New series of web resources from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health tell a multifaceted story about disparities in environmental exposures.

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Five Questions with VRIP Intern Ariana Mora

July 19, 2021 | Our summer intern discusses her research evaluating healthcare spending & clinical outcomes among disadvantaged populations.

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Toxic Impacts

June 2, 2021 | Investigators awarded pilot funding for innovative research on the deleterious effects of environmental toxins on human health.

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Photo of Junaid Nabi in a suit standing in front of a research poster.

Five Questions with Junaid Nabi

May 18, 2021 | Our ambassador for Postgraduate Education shares his work which examines how value-based healthcare strategy can transform delivery and promote health equity.

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Study Points to Health Disparities Among Former NFL Players

August 26, 2020 | Black, other nonwhite athletes report more pain, physical impairment, mood disorders and cognitive problems than white peers.

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