Organizing for Health Equity in New York City
This discussion on comprehensive, citywide community health planning in New York City was held at the January forum hosted by Physicians for a National Health Program NY Metro.
Why do we need it, what does it mean and how can it be accomplished? How does inequity make us sick?
Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH, Associate Commissioner NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene; Director, Center for Health Equity
Steven Auerbach, MD, PNHP NY Metro Board Member will discuss Health Profession Shortage Areas and Medically Underserved Areas
Robb Burlage, founder of Health/PAC, HHC Consultant, will talk about a proposal for community health planning as a means of addressing current inequities
Len Rodberg, PhD, PNHP NY Metro Board Member, Professor & Chair, Department of Urban Studies, Queens College/CUNY