Achieving mental health equity means overcoming the flawed data systems that shape policy

Achieving mental health equity means overcoming the flawed data systems that shape policy

Health equity and social determinants research seeks to understand disparities and influence real change, but the national data collection systems that investigators rely on for their work are incomplete and hardwired for racism. structural, Shale Wong, MD, told attendees of the 10th Annual Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute Academic Summit Sept. 14.