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    WEBINAR: Health Disparities and Health Equity During the COVID-19 Epidemic

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 15, 2020 10:02:58 AM

    By Dr. Patti R. Rose, MPH, Ed.D, author of Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Context, Controversies, and Solutions



    In this webinar, Dr. Patti Rose explores the health disparities that exist today, caused by the lack of health equity, racism, discrimination, social injustice, food injustice, environmental injustice, poverty and more, and how they are impacting the mortality rates of black and brown people in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.


    About the Author

    Patti RosePatti R. Rose, MPH, Ed.D. - President and Founder, Rose Consulting, Miami, Florida

    Dr. Patti Rose acquired her Master's Degree (MPH) in Health Services Administration from the Yale University School of Public Health followed by her Doctorate (Ed.D.) in Community Health Education from Columbia University, Teachers College. She is the President and Founder of Rose Consulting through which she offers speaking engagements, workshops and consultation in the United States and abroad. She is author of Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Context, Controversies, and Solutions, Second Edition and Cultural Competency for Health Administration and Public Health

    Note: The views and opinions in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC, the WHO, CDC or any other organizations. Statements in this webinar do not comprise medical or legal advice and are subject to change, particularly with respect to evolving public health issues, medical information and related guidance relative to COVID-19. We advise all readers to carefully monitor developments and advice of the CDC, WHO, and other public health experts and officials. 

    Topics: Patti R. Rose, health disparities, nutrition, Patti Rose, health equity, COVID-19, digital divide, homelessness

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