Journal of Health Care for the Poor and UnderservedJHCPU Looks Back Over 35 Years During Black History Month

The February 2024 edition of ACU’s official Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved marks 35 years of the publication started by Dr. David Satcher. This Black History Month issue takes a look at the changing face of minority health through the 20th and early 21st centuries, introduces the Together for CHANGE initiative to address widening gaps in healthcare for Black communities, and much more.

Read about these and other crucial topics related to Black healthcare in the February edition, which features articles such as:

  • “Social Isolation, Self-Rated Health, and Self-Rated Oral Health among African Americans”
  • “Advocating for Policy Change: Examples Emerging From a Medical-Legal Partnership in Primary Care”
  • “What Patients Want in a Transgender Center: Building a Patient-Centered Program”
  • “Latinx Youth’s Mental Health Needs and Socioeconomic Factors Associated with Service Utilization”
  • “Implementing a Teaching Rural Mobile Health Clinic: Challenges and Adaptations”

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.

Read the Issue (Non-ACU Members)