Black Health and Wellness throughout the African Diaspora
ACU’s official Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved celebrated Black History Month this February with a theme of Black Health and Wellness throughout the African Diaspora. This edition covers a broad array of topics within this theme—the epidemiology of COVID-19 in Nigeria in the first year of the pandemic; an analysis of the before and after of the Flint, Michigan water crisis; Black/White cancer disparities; and much more.
Read about these and other crucial issues of Black healthcare in the February edition, which features articles such as:
- ACU Column, “Critical Expansion of Care—Albany Area of Primary Health Care Opens Vision Care Centers”
- “Exploring Barriers and Facilitators to Glycemic Control and Shared Medical Appointment Engagement in Underserved Patients with Diabetes”
- “Virtual Community Health Workers: Approaches to Patient Outreach During the COVID-19 Pandemic”
- “Comparing Echocardiograms of Haitian and non-Haitian Stroke Patients”
- “Addressing Childhood Obesity among Latino Agricultural Families: Data from a Feasibility Study at a Community Health Center”
ACU Members: remember to log in using the special link in our member portal for free access to this and other issues. The Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) and focuses on contemporary health care issues of medically underserved communities.