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Our mentoring program continues to bring success, despite the pandemic’s challenges. Read about Roland J. Thorpe Jr. and Carlos Tavares here.
Considering a career outside academia? Here’s an excellent guide to navigating the job search, ensuring you have the right skill set, and taking action when you’re still in school.
Beyond the Boxes, Part 1: Guiding Questions for Thoughtfully Measuring and Interpreting Race in Population Health Research
Introducing our new series on conceptualizing, measuring, and interpreting race and ethnicity in population health.
Seeing structural racism as a system is key to dismantling it. Read more about how the MORHE program is developing new measurement tools and approaches.
Disparities in the harm from plastics pollution, in who can work from home, in who can access mental health care, and whose hunger is increasing. Plus how climate change will combine with COVID-19 to worsen disparities and how the private sector plays a role in COVID-19’s spread, and much more in our monthly population health news roundup.
Our mentoring program is going strong. Find out how one mentor is unlocking the “hidden curriculum” for her mentee.
Arguments against systemic racism in policing often rely on flawed approaches and cherry-picked data.