Each of us has power; we are all gatekeepers at some level. So what does that look like in action?
The North Carolina Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NC OMHHD), established by the North Carolina General Assembly in 1992 and part of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, celebrated its 25th anniversary last year. As I reflected on equity in the new year, I called upon Cornell Wright, advocate and […]
This week began with two opportunities to collectively pause and reflect on equity: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and the National Day of Racial Healing. During a time of intensifying social and economic inequality, the gap between thriving communities and vulnerable communities widens every day. That’s why a focus on health equity is one of […]