16th Health Dispariites Conference

February 22–24, 2023 | New Orleans, LA | #XUHDCon

Mardi Gras is February 21, 2023

Carnival masks in purple, green and gold color. Mardi Gras background by Yuliya Furman

The Latest in Health Disparities

NYC Health Dept. Leverages Health Equity Framework to Combat Disparities

Health IT Analytics

The NYC Health Department is spearheading the Coalition to End Racism in Clinical Algorithms (CERCA). The 12-member coalition seeks to evaluate the use of race and ethnicity data in clinical algorithms, which can play key roles in patient care and clinical decision-making… Read more »

Retail Health Clinics Are Key on the Path to Health Equity

Patient Engagement HIT

Alternative care sites like telehealth and retail health clinics democratize healthcare access and let folks visit clinicians in settings that are comfortable… Read more »

Health Equity:
Lessons from the Pandemic

Washington Post

Dr. Mark Ghaly, California's Health and Human Services Director speaks on the relationship between economics and public health and if California's economic inequality played a role in the state's COVID outcomes… Read more »