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Health Equity Headlines

 Explore the latest public health research and insights about health equity.

A Wider Lens on Reproductive Health

Emerging research on infertility, reproductive coercion, and barriers to care for transgender and nonbinary people aims for a more inclusive scope of care.

Low-Carbon Health Care Done Right

The health care sector plays an outsized role in climate change. Can well-meaning new policies avoid exacerbating inequities?

Can Guaranteed Income Improve Health?

As more communities experiment with guaranteed income, researchers seek to understand how families’ improved finances affect their wellness.

Health Equity Faculty

 Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of health equity? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Keshia Pollack Porter
Health Policy and Management

Keshia Pollack Porter, PhD '06, MPH, uses research to advance policies that promote health equity, especially where people live, work, play, and travel.

Lisa Cooper
Health, Behavior and Society

Lisa Cooper, MD, MPH '93, works to advance health equity with scholarship on racial disparities in patient-physician communication and community-informed interventions.

Darrell Gaskin
Health Policy and Management

Darrell Gaskin, PhD '95, MS, is a health economist who advances community, neighborhood, and market-level policies and programs that reduce health disparities.