Health policy

Chris Bent and Mary Olson Cornils Baich

A legacy of leadership

Celebrating the first mother-daughter pair to receive MHA degrees from the School of Public Health.

A health care worker uses a stethoscope on a Black baby.

Uncovering a dramatic disparity

A research study found that the in-hospital death rate of Black newborns is a third lower when they are cared for by Black physicians rather than white physicians.

Portrait of Professor Henning-Smith standing outside of a brick building
Talking with U of M

Talking National Public Health Week with the U of M

Access to quality health care can vary based on a person’s age, race and location. Associate professor and public health expert Carrie Henning-Smith shares her tips for greater access to health care.

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