SHLI News

Behavioral Health Data Added to Health Equity Tracker

January 25, 2022

Behavioral Health Data Added to Health Equity Tracker January 25, 2022 In support of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute’s (SHLI) commitment to create systemic change at the intersection of policy…

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The US is undercounting COVID deaths, researchers say. Now they have a tool to figure out why.

January 10, 2022

SHLI’s Executive Director featured in USA Today article discussing the outstanding inequities that continue to plague communities of color. “In 2020, the death rate among white Americans was 14% higher…

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Mitigating Inequities Caused or Exacerbated by the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 23, 2021

Mitigating Inequities Caused or Exacerbated by the COVID-19 Pandemic By Turquoise Sidibe, MPH | November 19, 2021 Partnerships and Impact SHARE As we have seen during the COVID-19 pandemic, health…

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Dr. Satcher Awarded the 2021 Fries Prize for Improving Health

October 25, 2021

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine is proud to announce that David Satcher, MD, PhD, 16th U.S. surgeon general, former director of the Centers for Disease…

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Daniel E. Dawes Appointed by the Biden-Harris Administration to the CDC’s Federal Advisory Committee

October 20, 2021

Daniel E. Dawes Appointed by the Biden-Harris Administration to the CDC’s Federal Advisory Committee Daniel E. Dawes, JD, Executive Director of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of…

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Daniel E. Dawes Elected to National Academy of Medicine Class of 2021

October 18, 2021

CONGRATULATIONS DANIEL! The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) today announced the election of 90 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting. Election to the Academy is considered…

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Covid-19 Vaccination Data added to SHLI’S Health Equity Tracker

October 12, 2021

Health Equity Tracker Adds Covid-19 Vaccination Data to Dashboard   Atlanta, GA – October 12, 2021—The Satcher Health Leadership Institute’s (SHLI) Health Equity Tracker has launched vaccination data as part…

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Insights into health equity after COVID-19

October 5, 2021

Two pioneers in battling health disparities — former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher, MD, PhD, and Affordable Care Act expert Daniel Dawes, JD — offer lessons from history and a…

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The Inaugural Garth N. Graham Distinguished Lectureship Award

September 16, 2021

CONTACTS:  Satcher Health Leadership Institute Mahia Valle mvalle@msm.edu   The Inaugural Garth N. Graham Distinguished Lectureship Award Spotlighting trail blazers that are leading the creation and advancement of health equity.…

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Race and the Patient-Physician Relationship in 2021

August 18, 2021

August 17, 2021 Race and the Patient-Physician Relationship in 2021 David Satcher, MD, PhD1,2; Daniel E. Dawes, JD1,2 Author Affiliations Article Information JAMA. 2021;326(7):595-596. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.12454 related articles icon  Related Articles author interview icon  Interviews Audio Author Interview (43:05) Addressing…

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