Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

– Health centers are very unique communities that provide health care within underserved and poor communities. We at Greater Lawrence provide health care services that include HIV patients, homeless patients, as well as provide pharmacy services and a family medicine residency training program. And we do it in a way that’s culturally sensitive, that’s welcoming…

Interview with Lise Van Sustern | APHA 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo

– Psychiatrist Lisa Van Susteren is here right now talking about the mental health effects of climate change. So how does it impact mental well-being? – Oh, boy. How much time have you got? Everything that has to do with climate change is potentially harmful to the public health. If you look simply starting with…

APHA 2016 Opening Session Highlights

(applause) – Today’s the opening session and we’re gonna have the governor of the great state of Colorado, Governor Hickenlooper. We’re gonna have Cecile Richards from Planned Parenthood and we’re gonna have the APHA president, Dr. Camara Jones. It’s gonna be a really exciting session. – We’re gonna be talking about health equity, we’re gonna…

Public Health Accreditation Board

(upbeat music) – The Public Health Accreditation Board is the nation’s accrediting body for governmental public health practice in the United States. The Public Health National Center for Innovation is our division that researches insights and innovations for the future to inform accreditation standards. To date, we have 235 accredited state, local, tribal health departments,…

Informing Policy to Advance Health Equity: Morehouse School of Medicine

(upbeat music) – Health equity for us here at Morehouse School of Medicine, means giving an individual what they need, when they need it, and the amount that they need for them to have optimal health potential. – The vision of the Morehouse School of Medicine is leading the creation and advancement of health equity.…

The Black Women’s Health Imperative

(upbeat music) – We believe that black women are inherently resilient, strong, and passionate about our health, and we’re not defined by disease, obesity, and poverty. (upbeat music) (upbeat guitar music) My name is Linda Goler Blount and I’m President and CEO of the Black Women’s Health Imperative, the only national organization dedicated to improving…

Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University

(upbeat music) – So I think it’s important to understand that term Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center. The really key, there’s two key words there I think is important to understand. One is that we focus our work on Southwest populations, be it Native Americans, Latinos, Hispanics, other groups here in the Southwest. The other thing…

Consumer Engagement & HIV System Collaboration – City of Kansas City Missouri, Health Department

(piano music) – The moment when I realized that I needed to change or needed help was whenever I did not know where I was going to stay, or where I was going to be. I had nowhere to go and that was, it was, it was no fun. It’s not a good time. It…

Morehouse School of Medicine – The Master of Public Health Program

– At Morehouse School of Medicine we are leading the creation and advancement of health equity. Health equity means giving people what they need, when they need it, in the amount that they need it. We do this in a number of ways. Through our clinical enterprise, through research and discovery, and through our educational…