Carol

Last week, I shared two stories from Patient Brigade members at the University of Chicago Cancer Center. For the final story in this series, I am highlighting a different take on the unsung heroes in Cancer Care.  The familiar narrative for treatment of a cancer diagnosis is that the process can be physically, emotionally, and…

Angela

If you have ever stepped foot into a public health classroom, the odds are that you have discussed the concept of social determinants of health. This is the cornerstone of epidemiology, the study of health in various populations. Race, gender, class, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity, among other demographics, follow a gradient of positive…