Book Discussion on Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities

David Satcher and Rubens Pamis talked about their book Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities, published by McGraw-Hill… read more

David Satcher and Rubens Pamis talked about their book Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities, published by McGraw-Hill Professional. In the book they argue that racial differences lead to inequality in health care. They used statistical data and charts to prove that there are multicultural disparities in access to health care, immunization histories, disease prevalence, and attitudes about health and provision of care. The authors concluded by outlining specific objectives for students and practitioners in narrowing multicultural disparities in health care. After their presentation they answered audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities

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192341-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 5, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2006

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  • Jun 05, 2006 | 2:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 16, 2006 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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