Fight through word and deed to improve the
social, cultural and economic conditions in
underserved communities


Lift families, communities and the nation
through program and practices to improve
access to care and create informed
healthcare consumers


By teaching communities best practices for
improving access to care and addressing the social
determinant of health

Save the date -- Breaking the Cyle: Empowering a Forgotten Community

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Save The Date Breaking The Cycle Empowering A Forgotten Community

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    • 29 SEP 15
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    Breaking the Cycle: Empowering a Forgotten Community

    SAVE THE DATE November 17, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Jackson, Mississippi Hosted by Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved at the Morehouse School of Medicine, this one-day forum will: Advance awareness on the impact of mass incarceration in Mississippi’s African American communities Examine innovative solutions and avenues to economically empower formerly incarcerated individuals Explore strategies

    • 24 SEP 15
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    8 Reasons Educational Standards for Dental Therapy Are Important

    Children’s Dental Policy   By Jane Koppelman At its Aug. 7 meeting, the Commission on Dental Accreditation—the accrediting body for academic dental programs—finalized educational standards for dental therapy training. Dental therapists are midlevel providers—similar to physician assistants—who provide preventive and routine restorative care, such as filling cavities. Approval of the accreditation standards represents a milestone in the expansion of

    • 01 JUN 15
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    Community Voices to Host July 2015 Oral Health Meeting

    Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved at the Morehouse School of Medicine will engage public health dentistry, private practitioners, dental hygienists, dental service providers, and community leaders in a regional dialogue focused on addressing the state of oral healthcare in Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi and emerging opportunities to address oral health service gaps. This regional

    • 04 MAR 15
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    Community Voices and the MILA Program

    Community Voices’ and its MILA program were featured in The Atlantic article entitled “A Second Chance: Education’s Role in Reversing Mass Incarceration”. The American Journal of Men’s Health published a study this month titled “I Want a Second Chance” that explores the challenges faced by formerly incarcerated men as they seek to redeem themselves in