News Archives

  • ‘We Were Able to Say the Words We Weren’t Allowed to Say’

    October 18th, 2017

    At Diversity and Inclusion Seminar, All Souls author Michael Patrick MacDonald discussed coming together across neighborhood and race to give voice to pain and to find community.

  • ‘Two Problems, Aligned Right, Can Solve Each Other’

    October 12th, 2017

    Student Maria Vertkin on Found in Translation, why best potential medical interpreters are stuck in poverty, and differences between medicine and veterinary science.

  • Harvard Business Review

    September 5th, 2017

    A Public Health Lesson from Hurricane Harvey: Invest in Prevention — opinion by Dean Sandro Galea

  • Time

    June 22nd, 2017

    Racism Is Part of the Health Care Debate — opinion by Dean Sandro Galea

  • Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City

    May 15th, 2017

    Medical Students Need to Understand Poverty and Its Pernicious Effect on Health — opinion by alumnus Faiz Kidwai

  • Daily Free Press

    April 14th, 2016

    New Study Finds Mortality Gap Between Rich, Poor — quotes Sophie Godley, clinical assistant professor of community health sciences, and Jacob Bor, assistant professor of global health

  • Daily Free Press

    March 30th, 2016

    “Global Health Storytelling” Discussion Illustrates Power of Art to Fight Poverty — quotes Dean Sandro Galea and student Eva Zaret, and references Jacob Bor, assistant professor of global health

  • Christian Daily

    March 18th, 2016

    Doctors Urged to Assess Children for Their Poverty Status — quotes Monica Wang, assistant professor of community health sciences

  • U.S. News & World Report

    March 9th, 2016

    Pediatricians Urged to Join War on Poverty — quotes Monica Wang, assistant professor of community health sciences