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HPHR
Public Health
Awareness
Week

Aug 23-27, 2021

Edition 33 - Worker Health

Authors discuss how social determinants and norms that employment policies impact worker health.

Edition 32 - Surgery & Public Health

Edition 32 addresses how surgery can advance issues of public health.

Edition 31 - Disasters & Pandemics

HPHR's authors examine how the social determinants of health can drive outcomes and response efforts during disasters and pandemics.

Edition 30 - Social Justice

HPHR's authors explore the intersections of public health and the social determinants of health, with a special focus on advocacy and social justice.

Edition 29 - COVID-19, III

Edition 29 – COVID-19

This edition marks the third and final in HPHR's initial series on COVID-19 pandemic.

Edition 28 - General Edition

Edition 28 – General

This general edition of the Journal explores a myriad of public health issues.

Edition 27 - COVID-19, II

Edition 27 – COVID-19

This edition marks the second in our series on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Edition 26 - COVID I

Edition 26 – COVID-19

This inaugural edition on to COVID-19 examines emerging matters of public policy, equity, and medical practice around the pandemic.

Premiere: The Humor Scientist

In this inaugural episode of The Humor Scientist, Matt Kazam meets with Patch Adams and the HPHR Editorial Board to explore the intersections of public health and the three “Cs” of comedy: coping, communication, and connection.

 

Join Matt every month on his journey as he explores how the art of humor can improve public health and reconnect people with the funny that lives inside of all of us. 

Edition 27 – Evaluating the Impact of Remdesivir on Covid-19 Patient Outcomes: An Inpatient County Hospital Analysis

Evaluating the Impact of Remdesivir on Covid-19 Patient Outcomes: An Inpatient County Hospital Analysis By

Edition 31 – Climate Change and Neglected Tropical Diseases: The Case in Sudan

Climate Change and Neglected Tropical Diseases: The Case in Sudan By Dr. Osman Kamal Osman

Edition 30 – Structural Racism as a Determinant of Black Mental Health: Looking Back to Move Forward

Structural Racism as a Determinant of Black Mental Health: Looking Back to Move Forward By

Edition 28 – Weight-Stigma: A Barrier Likely to Persist in Future Physicians and What We Can Do to Intervene

Weight-Stigma: A Barrier Likely to Persist in Future Physicians and What We Can Do to

27 - Identification of “Hot Spots” of COVID-19 in the United States (January 2020-January 2021)

Identification of “Hot Spots” of COVID-19 in the United States (January 2020-January 2021) By Jessica

Edition 30 – Purpose Built Communities to Promote Health Equity and Address the Impacts of Racialized Residential Segregation

Purpose Built Communities to Promote Health Equity and Address the Impacts of Racialized Residential Segregation

Edition 31 – Part I: Misinformation in Public Health Emergencies

Health misinformation has far reaching and potentially damaging impacts on behavior, including vaccine hesitancy.

30 - Community Health Assessment of Muslim Women at an East Harlem Islamic Center

Community Health Assessment of Muslim Women at an East Harlem Islamic Center By Farhana Begum,

Edition 30 - Structural Colorism: Illuminating the Shadow of Structural Racism and its Malcontents

Structural Colorism: Illuminating the Shadow of Structural Racism and its Malcontents By Dr. Candice Carpenter

30 - Ensuring Equitable Vaccine Distribution for COVID-19 in Wake County, North Carolina

Ensuring Equitable Vaccine Distribution for COVID-19 in Wake County, North Carolina By Paige Bennett, Lauren

Edition 30 – Health Care Payment Reform and Structural Racism in the United States

Health Care Payment Reform and Structural Racism in the United States By Katherine Ianni Citation

Edition 31 – Race & Disaster Relief

Race and Disaster Relief By Shannon Chun Citation Chun S. Race and disaster relief. Harvard

Edition 30 - Why Social Media Giants’ Attempts to Cure the Infodemic may be yet Another Detriment to Black Americans in the Fight Against COVID-19
Edition 30 - The War on Drugs & Racial Health Disparities in Incarceration

The War on Drugs & Racial Health Disparities in Incarceration By Kate Orlin Citation Orlin

Edition 30 – The Role of Public Health in the Rule of Law: The Cautionary Tale of Title 42 Expulsions

The Role of Public Health in the Rule of Law: The Cautionary Tale of Title

Edition 30 – Defunding the Social Production of Ignorance: Addressing Racism in Research begins with Funders

Defunding the Social Production of Ignorance: Addressing Racism in Research begins with Funders By Griffin

Edition 30 – Pandemic Eugenics: Discrimination, Disability, & Detention During COVID-19

Hiding in Plain Sight: Public Health, Eugenics, and COVID-19 By Laura I. Appleman Citation Appleman

Edition 30 - The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare By Daniel Park, Pranay Bonagiri, Nicole Lee

Edition 30 - COVID-19 and the Code: Revisiting the Philippine Experience

COVID-19 and the Code: Revisiting the Philippine Experience By Kenneth Jim Joseph Jimeno Citation Jimeno

Edition 30 – “Stay home … Well, suppose you don’t got a home?”: The Public Health Challenges of Housing the Homeless During the COVID-19 Pandemic

HPHR Author Insight of the Week

Author Anna Bogursky discusses her article, “It’s Time to Combat Stubborn Insurance Companies: Bariatric Patients Deserve to Live” in Edition 28 of HPHR, which is our featured HPHR Author Insight of the week. Watch all of the HPHR Author Insights here and on our YouTube channel.  

This blog will focus on the realities of conversion therapy on the LGBTQ community. Also, this blog discusses how culture, religiosity, and societal norms influences the prevalence of conversion therapy. This blog will give suggestions on policy changes to eliminate the use of conversion therapy on LGBTQ individuals.

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How do we do Health Equity? Start by asking yourself questions to continuously learn.

HPHR Health Equity - Asking Questions

How do we do Health Equity? Start by asking questions to continuously learn.

Javaid Iqbal discusses “How Vaccine Apartheid Hurts Global Health”

The i-value By Javaid Iqbal How Vaccine Apartheid Hurts Global Health The U.S. has vaccinated

The blog discusses five lessons on Public Health that India can learn from the Coronavirus

What is the current state of global air quality monitoring, and why is this important?

This vlog will talk about the effects of COVID-19 on oral health care.

Health with Humanity By Joanna Burke-Bajaj How Guaranteed Income Policies Can Reduce IPV Within the

Do patent waivers for COVID-19 vaccines really increase production and distribution?

How single-use plastics and personal protective equipment, used as protection from COVID-19, became part of another public health problem - climate change.

Surrogacy has raised several moral and ethical concerns relating to women and children rights.

Health with Humanity By Joanna Burke-Bajaj High Reliability in Healthcare: Creating Reliable Health Equity through Quality

"There are members of the Black community who find it difficult, at best, to believe that reversing age-old systematic oppression and trauma in healthcare is a top priority of our government.”

Official Trailer - Recommendations Nazri

This week, instead of the usual blog article, Dr. Hannah Nazri recommends three films that emphasise the importance of listening to patients emphatically as well as developing the medical knowledge. Always listen to your patients.

This blog will focus on the realities of female genital mutilation and female genital cosmetic surgery. Also, discusses how culture and societal norms, from all over the world, influences the prevalence of these procedures.

Zaitoon By Dr. Butool Hisam Misinformation is a Global Health Crisis There is a Mosque

Zaitoon By Dr. Butool Hisam Alcoholics Anonymous and Public Health It was at the Mayflower

When looking at health equity it is giving people what they need when they need it in the amount they need it in, so that they can achieve optimal health.

Tiktok in Public Health

The i-value By Javaid Iqbal Public Health and TikTok Facebook is for sharing important milestones