Mental Health Treatment for Children in Urban Communities

>>The Community-Based Participatory Research Program was exactly what I was looking for. I am a researcher and a clinician, and I really wanted to go outside of the University to understand the experiences of folks in the community, of their experiences in participating in research, but also their desires and what they want from research.>>I…

Latino Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment and Your Community

[music] Welome. Bienvenidos. Saludos. Hello. Saludos y bendiciónes. Hello and blessings. Serving our congregations, families and neighbors is our critical mission. One way to serve, is to assure access to affordable quality health care and preventive services. Today, millions of uninsured people in our own communities can find coverage and take steps toward health and…

The Newport Health Equity Zone Creativity Lab: Envision Newport

My name is Jessica Walsh. I’m the Director of Prevention at the Women’s Resource Center in Newport. We are the backbone agency for the health equity zone project here in Newport. So, the Women’s Resource Centers’ primary focus is around preventing domestic violence in our community. Domestic violence of actually public health concern. There are…

How economic inequality harms societies | Richard Wilkinson

You all know the truth of what I’m going to say. I think the intuition that inequality is divisive and socially corrosive has been around since before the French Revolution. What’s changed is we now can look at the evidence, we can compare societies, more and less equal societies, and see what inequality does. I’m…

Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment and Your Community

[music] Hello, and welcome! As-salamu alaykum. Peace be with you. Greetings! I’m excited to share with you today. We know that serving our congregations, families and neighbors is our critical mission. One way to serve, is to assure access to affordable quality health care and preventive services. Today, millions of uninsured people in our own…

What does it take to be a water treatment plant operator?

[ Background music ]>>This started out as a job and ended up to be a career path. When I first started working here, I didn’t think I’d be here after 31 years. It’s just turned into a career. An operator watches over the equipment and the process in a facility. They take measurements and readings…

REACH- Hepatitis B Education– New York University School of Medicine, New York

We really see our role as being an expert resource and research center on hepatitis B. With this REACH funding we’ve been able to create networks link partners link community organizations that didn’t know that there was a community organization in the state right next door to them doing a similar project. [Commercial in Mandarin…

Healthy Schools, Healthy Communities: How You Can Make A Difference (Ophea)

No matter where you’re from we all want what’s best for our kids. Am I right? When it comes to wanting them to be healthy and happy, We’re all on the same page. Growing up in today’s world has many opportunities, but also has many challenges. The state of health of our young people influences…

Yale School of Medicine – Equity Research and Innovation Center

(happy music) – The Equity Research and Innovation Center or ERIC, at Yale was founded in 2013 with the mission of thinking about historically vulnerable populations. Thinking about health care workforce diversity and development. Also, how do we measure the patient care experience. And thirdly, global health disparities. Focusing specifically on chronic disease. – One…

Advancing Health Equity: Building Capacity through Innovative Training Models

Good afternoon, everyone. Thanks for joining us. My name is Ben Duncan and I’ll just do a quick background on me. I’m the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer and the Director of the Office of Diversity and Equity for Multnomah County, which is where Portland, Oregon is. I’m also a founding board member of OPAL…