• [Event] Affordable Care Act Roundtable

    On August 28th, Urban League of Greater Atlanta and Morehouse School of Medicine – Community Voices sponsored a roundtable luncheon for elected officials and members of democratic and republican parties. This forum including a discussion of the role of medical education and the need to create a culturally competent and accessible health care workforce, an

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  • National Urban League and Community Voices regional faith and leaders summits

    In partnership with the National Urban League, Community Voices will engage public, private, faith-based and philanthropic leaders in two regional summits focused on addressing mass incarceration of African American and Latino boys and men.  Now or Never is a national campaign that seeks to increase awareness of high incarceration rates, develop a framework for reducing

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  • Community Voices is proud to the announce the launch of the PATH

    Community Voices is proud to the announce the launch of the PATH (PATH : Preparing Adolescents To Be Tomorrow’s Heroes) initiative with funding provided by METRO Neighborhood College. The PATH program is designed to transform at-risk youth and increase their employability by providing social support through peer and community based mentors, mobilizing service based organizations

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  • The Affordable Care Act: Leadership Challenges and Opportunities

    From the perspective of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is an unusual but opportune occasion to move forward in our goal of eliminating disparities in health. Lack of access to quality healthcare disproportionately impacts minorities, persons in rural communities, persons with disabilities and mental disorders, and sexual minorities. Once fully implemented,

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  • The release of Dr. Treadwell’s book

    Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved congratulated  Dr. Henrie Treadwell on the publication of her new book, Beyond Stereotypes in Black and White: How Everyday Leaders Can Build Healthier Opportunities for African American Boys and Men. This book exposes the daily plight of African American boys and men, identifying the social and policy infrastructure that ensnares

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