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Moving CES4Health.Info into the Future

Last year, the Founding Editor of CES4Health.Info, Dr. Cathy Jordan, decided to step down to pursue new opportunities in her area of research and scholarship. We are extremely appreciative to Cathy for her contribution and commitment to CES4Health. As we move CES4Health.Info into the future, we have decided to make a few changes that will [...]

2019-05-03T12:53:26-07:00

Statement on the Challenges to Medical College Education

More than 100 years since the historic Flexner report highlighting the systemic challenges of American medical schools, we continue to face challenges in the process and climate of medical education. A recent revelation of an American medical college yearbook containing a horrific and derogatory photo associated with a historical demeaning portrayal of Black people and [...]

A Journey Home: Racism, Civil Rights, and a New Future for Social Justice and Health Equity in Mississippi and the South

I was aware of environmental injustice, the differential burden of environmental hazards and locally unwanted land uses (LULUs) on communities of color, low-income populations, indigenous peoples, and marginalized groups, such as petrochemical facilities, refineries, power plants, landfills, incinerators, heavily-trafficked roadways, that act as sources of pollution as a young kid growing up in Mississippi.  My [...]

Tom Bruce Award & Lucille Webb Award

At the recent APHA Meeting in San Diego, CCPH was involved in both giving and receiving several awards. We shared a little bit about the RWJF-CCPH Award for Equity that was given to to key leaders from Messengers for Health and Montana State University. Melissa Green also received the Lucille Webb Award at the Celebration [...]

Tribute to Loretta Jones

Loretta Jones, CEO of Healthy African Americans of Los Angeles died on Thursday, November 22nd. Loretta is known internationally for her visionary leadership in advancing health equity. She was a long-time partner with CCPH having worked most recently with Executive Director, Al Richmond on the Engage4Equity Project based at the University of New Mexico. [...]

RWJF-CCPH Health Equity Award Deadline Extended to Sept 15!

The 2018 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award For Health Equity Presented by Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (RWJF-CCPH Award) Call for Applications deadline has been extended to September 15, 2018! 2017 RWJF-CCPH Award Winners: Nashville Health Disparities Coalition The RWJF-CCPH Award highlights the power and potential of community-campus partnerships successfully using systems and policy change [...]

CCPH seeks Communications Coordinator – APPLY NOW!

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) seeks an experienced communications professional to manage the day-to-day operations of CCPH’s communications work. The communications coordinator will be a resourceful, highly motivated, detail-oriented self-starter who can work quickly and independently in a fast-paced environment. Under the supervision of CCPH’s executive director, the communications coordinator will be responsible for both [...]

2018 RWJF-CCPH Award Call for Applications is open!

The 2018 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award For Health Equity Presented by Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (RWJF-CCPH Award) Call for Applications is now open. The RWJF-CCPH Award highlights the power and potential of community-campus partnerships successfully using systems and policy change needed to overcome the root causes of health, social, environmental and economic inequalities.  The award [...]

“Structural Inequalities: An On the Ground View” – A Two-Day Spring Intensive

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health is hosting “Structural Inequalities: An On the Ground View” - A Two-Day Spring Intensive on May 3rd and 4th. The training is designed to provide people with a historic understanding and skills needed to work in partnerships to address these issues. During the two day intensive, participants will 1) Explore the [...]

2018-04-11T06:42:21-07:00