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Listening to Black Californians: How the healthcare system is undermining their pursuit of good health - California Health Care Foundation

Listening to Black Californians: How the healthcare system is undermining their pursuit of good health – California Health Care Foundation

California, home to the most culturally diverse population in the country and the fifth largest black population of any state, has a major opportunity to be a leader in health equity. But, again and again, research has shown that racism and structural barriers in the health care system prevent Black Californians from achieving the health …

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After nationwide search, three subspecialty physicians join Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

AASM Foundation Awards AMA Foundation Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarships for Medical Students

Newswise – (Darien, Illinois) – The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) Foundation today announced that it has awarded four $10,000 scholarships to American medical students through the Physicians of Tomorrow from the American Medical Association Foundation (AMAF). The AASM Foundation and AMAF Scholarship is awarded to excellent medical students with financial need who wish …

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Dr. Carolyn Tucker, left, UF Florida Blue Chair in Health Disparities Research, will lead UF researchers and community members working to address health service disparities mental health in East Gainesville.  She is pictured here with Gwendolyn Saffo during a panel at the UF Health Power Over Cancer 2022 event.

Researchers, foundation and pastors tackle mental health in East G’ville

The availability of mental health services in East Gainesville remains scarce even though stress, anxiety, grief, depression and anger persist among residents. To tackle the problem, researchers at the University of Florida are working to address this disparity by joining with the Florida Blue Foundation and a collaboration of local churches on a new mental …

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Scholarship funds available for students pursuing careers in mental health treatment

Scholarship funds available for students pursuing careers in mental health treatment

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and WPBF 25 News speaks with the CEO of a local health organization dedicated to improving the health of people throughout Palm Beach County. Patrick McNamara is the President and CEO of Palm Health Foundation, which works to build a culture of health, strengthen brain health, and strengthen …

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The Gates Foundation encourages the UN and honors inspiration as goalkeepers

The Gates Foundation encourages the UN and honors inspiration as goalkeepers

By THALIA BEATY – Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates combined characteristic optimism with sobering questions about persistent gender inequality and hunger at an event focused on achieving the global development goals that the Gateses Foundation organized on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. Bill Gates again …

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Foundation Medicine and Day One Biopharmaceuticals Announce Global Collaboration to Advance Pediatric Cancer Care

Foundation Medicine and Day One Biopharmaceuticals Announce Global Collaboration to Advance Pediatric Cancer Care

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Foundation Medicine, Inc., a pioneer in cancer molecular profiling, and Day One Biopharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: DAWN), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and commercializing targeted therapies for people of all ages with cancer. life-threatening diseases, today announced a collaboration to develop FoundationOne®CDx as a Companion Diagnostic for Day …

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