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OHSU receives funding to launch behavioral health services coordination effort

A psychologist takes notes as a teen speaks during a mental health meeting. Oregon Health & Science University will receive $1.5 million to develop plans for coordinated behavioral health services throughout the state. (Getty Images) Oregon Health & Science University will develop a plan to coordinate available behavioral health services statewide, thanks to $1.5 million … Read more

IDPH Awarded Funding to Foster Nutrition Equity Across the State

Today, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) announces that it has received grant funding of $144,275 from the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) as part of its newly established State Partnerships Improving Nutrition Equity (SPINE) program. SPINE is a federal program that addresses food and nutrition security through sustainable and equitable actions … Read more

Ohio State student podcast aims to educate listeners on health care inequities

BREACH, Buckeyes Racial Equity Awareness Centered in Healthcare, is a new podcast dedicated to informing people about health care inequities. Credit: Courtesy of Ayush Mehta and Alexander Abreo Alexander Abreo, a second-year in neuroscience, was working in a biomedical science research lab over the summer when came to believe there wasn’t enough information on health … Read more