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Camara Jones: the Gardener’s Tale and the Physician’s Legitimate Role

Racism • November 8, 2022

Dr. Jones’ allegories bring to life the complex connections among health and wellbeing, social determinants of health, social determinants of equity, population-level interventions, and the role of health professionals. Camara Phyllis Jones is research director on social determinants of health and equity in the Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP)....

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Beyond Flexner Alliance Statement on George Floyd Killing

Racism • November 4, 2022

The Beyond Flexner Alliance community is deeply heartbroken by the loss of George Floyd, Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor – and so many others in America’s black communities – who have suffered discrimination and inexcusable losses because of racism, violence and injustice. Racism pervades all sectors of society. Healthcare and education is no exception. The Beyond Flexner Alliance...

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Combating Racism in Health Professions Education: The Student Perspective

Racism • November 2, 2022

The series aims to highlight rising stars, empower health professions students, and provide a platform to uplift their voices. About the Series The Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (OADN) and the Beyond Flexner Alliance (BFA) Student Assembly co-hosted the Combating Racism in Health Professions Education: The Student Perspective webinar, as part of the “Health Education Leaders Pushing” (HELP) for Change...

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