Gilead Sciences and Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine Partner to Study Racial Health Inequities Associated with COVID-19

July 28, 2020 — Funding from Gilead will support creation of data map to systematically address the impact of the disease on Black and minority communities — FOSTER CITY, Calif. & ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) and the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine are working together to develop a…

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Remembering Congressman John Lewis

  Congressman John Robert Lewis Today we commemorate the life of Congressman John Robert Lewis, a life-long activist, an integral member of the Civil Rights Movement, and a true embodiment of servant-leadership. From the young age of 23, Congressman Lewis led non-violent marches, including the historic Selma March of 1965, which ended in police brutality…

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Who we are

Our vision is to be the leading transformative force for health equity.

Our mission is to create systemic change at the intersection of policy and equity.

 

What we do

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) aims to be the leading transformational force for health equity in policy, leadership development, and research. Rooted in the legacy of our founder,  16th U.S. Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, SHLI’s mission is to create systemic change at the intersection of policy and equity by focusing on three priority areas: the political determinants of health, health system transformation, and mental and behavioral health. In conjunction with key strategic partners, SHLI enhances leadership among diverse learners, conducts forward-thinking research on the drivers of health inequities, and advances evidence-based policies; all in an effort to contribute to the achievement of health equity for all population groups.

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Partners

We understand that in order to truly achieve health equity, we must employ a collaborative approach. This is why SHLI is proud to engage key strategic partners as we work towards the vision of a more equitable future.

NETWORK

The Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network (HELEN) is a collaborative effort between the National REACH Coalition, Morehouse School of Medicine, and the National Collaborative for Health Equity.

IMPACT

SHLI is committed to creating, enacting, and sustaining equitable and inclusive health policies.

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Remembering Congressman John Lewis

  Congressman John Robert Lewis Today we commemorate the life of Congressman John Robert Lewis,…

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CHAIRMAN NEAL AND WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE DEMOCRATS RELEASE REPORT EXAMINING LONGSTANDING INEQUITIES IN AMERICAN HEALTH SYSTEM

Jul 14, 2020 Press Release “Left Out: Barriers to Health Equity for Rural and Underserved…

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