Equity Center Trainee Fola May, MD, MPhil Dedicated to Ending Colorectal Cancer Inequities
During her residency training in internal medicine and fellowship training in gastroenterology, Dr. Fola May witnessed first-hand the ugly effects of colorectal cancer for African Americans.
“African American patients are more likely to get colorectal cancer and to die of it, are more likely to present at advanced stages, and are less likely to receive appropriate screening tests than white patients,” she says.
Improving Diabetes Self-Management: Putting Evidence into Practice
The 15th Annual Health Equity Symposium is around the corner!
“Achieving Environmental Health Equity
Where We Live, Work, and Play”
Tuesday October 7, 2014∙ 8am-4pm
Center at Cathedral Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles
The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity will host:
“Scaling Up Proven Cancer Improvements: Examples, Implementation Methods and Research Designs"
Presented by: John Ovretveit, PhD
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 from 12-1pm
UCLA Center for Health Sciences 31-262 (Roemer Library)
We are pleased to announce the 2016 Health Equity Symposium speakers:
Jalon Arthur, MS, Director of Innovation, Cure Violence
Patti Giggans, MNA, Executive Director, Peace Over Violence
Darius Kemp, MA, Director of Mobilization, The Representation Project