Hispanic & Latinx Health Equity

Latinx Advocacy Team & Interdisciplinary Network for COVID-19 (LATIN-19)

The Latinx Advocacy Team and Interdisciplinary Network for COVID-19 (LATIN-19) is an interdisciplinary, multi-sector coalition that works to address health disparities within the Latinx community. They provide a space for leaders and allies of the Latinx community, specifically in North Carolina, to create collaborative and… Read More »Latinx Advocacy Team & Interdisciplinary Network for COVID-19 (LATIN-19)

Bridging the Health Equity Gap: Strategies to Create an Equitable Health System for Latinx Communities

Existing disparities in health care and other health predictors have led to the Latinx community having an increased risk of contracting COVID-19, as well as an increased vulnerability to the negative social and economic impacts from the pandemic. Luckily, the Latinx Advocacy Team and Interdisciplinary… Read More »Bridging the Health Equity Gap: Strategies to Create an Equitable Health System for Latinx Communities

Hispanic/Latinx Health Equity: Research, Education, and Initiatives

COVID-19 has shown that the Hispanic/Latinx community in many states has not only experienced a higher number of cases and deaths than the general population, but that the pandemic has also exacerbated preexisting inequities. This website produced by the American Medical Association (AMA) includes a… Read More »Hispanic/Latinx Health Equity: Research, Education, and Initiatives