Allowing everyone to thrive

The new Center for Antiracism Research for Health Equity will study racism’s impact on health and forge a better future for people of color

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SPH COVID-19 Expertise

Track the School of Public Health's ongoing response to COVID-19. Learn more

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Children and the pandemic

Children can get dangerously ill with COVID-19. How can hospitals better serve them?

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Income, place, and care

Geriatric specialist are more likely to see high-income and urban dementia patients.

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Bringing Public Health to Medicine

Davis is on the health care worker monitoring team at the Minnesota Department of Health that assesses exposure risk for workers who came into contact with a patient, long-term care resident, a co-worker, or household contact who later tested positive for COVID-19.

“I looked into public health and I loved the connectivity within the field, and how public health requires multidisciplinary, team-based work. Now, at the tail-end of my degree, I’ve grown to appreciate the statistics and science behind epidemiology. I hope to enter into the medical field with these newly gained skills to make an impact at a clinical level.”

— Davis, Epidemiology MPH

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