Race and Algorithms

Race and Algorithms

Kidney Disease Researcher Reveals How Race is Literally Factored into Medical Treatment ST. JOSEPH, Mich.—It turned out to be perfect timing. On the very day kidney disease researcher Dr. Nwamaka Eneanya was telling a Zoom audience how Black people are harmed by...
‘The Ancestors Have Been at Work’

‘The Ancestors Have Been at Work’

‘Hidden History’ Panel participants (clockwise from upper left): Randal Jelks, Ph.D., ABC57’s Brian Conybeare, Journalist-author Tim Madigan, and Thomas Mockaitis, Ph.D. To Understand Systemic Racism Today, History Panel Urges Americans to Learn about Tulsa, Other...
The North Was Hardly Innocent

The North Was Hardly Innocent

‘Hidden History’ Panel participants (clockwise from upper left): Kabria Baumgartner, Ph.D, ABC57’s Brian Conybeare, Christy Clark-Pujara, Ph.D., and Jonathan Daniel Wells, Ph.D.   ‘Hidden History’ Panel Depicts How the Slave Trade Enriched Whites and How African...
An ‘Outside-the-Walls’ Vision for Hospitals

An ‘Outside-the-Walls’ Vision for Hospitals

“Health Equity in Action” panelists were (clockwise from upper left): Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH; Lynn Todman, PhD; Reneé Canady, PhD, MPH; and Nicki Britten, MPH ‘Health Equity in Action’ Panelists Urge Health Systems to Reach into Their Communities ST....
Health Equity Moves into the Neighborhood

Health Equity Moves into the Neighborhood

Medically Underserved Benton Harbor Gets a Med Center, with Social Services, in the Center of Downtown BENTON HARBOR, Mich.— In the heart of this small city, a place opened in early November where people can get flu shots, or home water filters, or masks and hand...