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Black History Month

                NYCPM celebrates Black History Month. According to Healthy People 2030, one of the overarching goals that impact health equities is to eliminate health disparities. Here are some resources regarding this issue and what we can do to ensure health equity among all:

Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity. (National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Health and Medicine Division; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice; Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States; Baciu A, Negussie Y, Geller A, et al., editors. Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2017 Jan 11. 2, The State of Health Disparities in the United States.)

Disparities in Health and Health Care: 5 Key Questions and Answers (Artiga, 2023)

Advancing Better Health Through Better Understanding for Black and African American   Communities: Health Literacy, Health Care Access, and Culturally Appropriate Care 2024 Reading List

NCI Center to reduce Cancer Health Disparities - CRCHD celebrates Black History Month

Mental Health America - Black and African American contributions to the mental health movement


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