Recommendations for Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing Among Healthcare Personnel

November 24th, 2020

By: Sanjay Basu, MD, PhD


As COVID-19 cases surge nationwide, routine and regular testing of asymptomatic people is being provided on an ad-hoc[...]

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Tribal COVID-19 Response Among Indigenous Populations

November 20th, 2020

By: Myra Parker (Mandan-Hidatsa-Cree), PhD, JD, MPH


The COVID-19 pandemic presents American Indian and Alaska Native communities with the biggest public health crisis[...]

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Practice Optimization Amidst COVID-19: A Note from Our Patient Partner

November 18th, 2020

By: Desiree Collins-Bradley


The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to be felt across the United States, and this includes the ways in which[...]

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Mobile Clinics: A Powerful Resource for Addressing Health Disparities

November 11th, 2020

By: Sharon Attipoe-Dorcoo, PhD, MPH


The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the systemic limitations of the American health system when confronted with the[...]

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Integrating Addiction Treatment in Primary Care: Training Needs and Novel Approaches

November 10th, 2020

By: Bethany Canver, MD, MSW, MSSP, Emma Biegacki, MPH and Kenneth Morford, MD


Addiction is a chronic medical condition that carries significantly elevated risk of morbidity and mortality, as the[...]

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Relational Organizing Key to Addressing the Political Determinants of Health & Health Equity

November 6th, 2020

By: Suporna Chaudhuri


As the world has watched with bated breath, the 2020 United States presidential election has unfolded into a paradigm[...]

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Child Care and Early Education is a Social Determinant of Health—For Children and Adults

October 23rd, 2020

By: Lauren Birchfield Kennedy, JD


More than six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, child care solutions for families remain scarce. A high-stakes problem[...]

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Situating the Continuum of Overdose Risk in the Social Determinants of Health

October 16th, 2020

By: Saba Rouhani, PhD and Ju Nyeong Park, PhD


The United States remains in the throes of an escalating drug overdose crisis. Data show that overdoses increased yet[...]

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Food Access via Small Stores on Navajo Nation: COVID-19 & Beyond

October 8th, 2020

By: John McCulloch and Robert Alsburg


It’s a calm sunny day as I sit with John McCulloch in front of his store in Teec Nos Pos, Arizona. The store has served[...]

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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Mortality Among Children and Teens

October 6th, 2020

By: Elizabeth B. Pathak, PhD, MSPH and Rebecca B. Garcia, MSN, FNP-C, CDE


Due to early misconceptions that COVID-19 didn’t lead to severe disease or death in children, US state surveillance[...]

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