Data Brief Helps Put COVID-19 in Context: Racism, Segregation, and Racial Inequities in Philadelphia
Researchers from Dornsife's Urban Health Collaborative published a data brief on how racially segregated communities in Philadelphia are disproportionally being affected by COVID-19.
The findings have implications for both short- and long-term multi-sectoral solutions to mitigate inequities.
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Health campaigns on social media aimed at increasing human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination may see greater success, according to Drexel University researchers, if they inject a narrative into information-based posts.
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Dornsife researchers published a special issue on public health emergency preparedness to coincide with national emergency preparedness month.
The national implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2014 was associated with gains in health insurance coverage for youth, but some of those gains have reversed during the past three years, according to findings published this month in Academic Pediatrics from researchers at the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University.