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“A Strategy for Expanding and Improving the Impact of the Medical Home Across New York City”

August 25, 2016

United Hospital Fund

Health Department, United Hospital Fund and partners release plan outlining strategies to increase broad adoption of primary care medical home model. Read announcement >

“Farms in the projects? Yes—and that’s just the beginning”

December 21, 2015

Laurie M. Tisch and Rick Luftglass

An innovative public-private partnership is bringing agriculture, parks, farmers markets and more to areas desperate for good food, education and jobs. Download > (PDF, 116kb)

“‘Lifestyle Choices’ Doesn’t Explain Why Black Americans Are Dying Younger and in Higher Numbers” Video”

October 31, 2015

Dr. Mary Bassett, Big Think

Dr. Mary Basset speaks about the health disparities in New York City. Watch the video >

“#BlackLivesMatter — A Challenge to the Medical and Public Health Communities”

March 9, 2015

Mary T. Bassett, M.D., M.P.H., The New England Journal of Medicine

Two weeks after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict the police officer involved in the death of a black man, Eric Garner, I delivered a lecture on the potential for partnership between academia and health departments to advance health equity. Download > (PDF, 639kb)