Asian American Community Leaders In Conversation with Dean

Dean Polonsky participated in a panel discussion with leadership from the public health departments on Sep-22 to discuss what’s being done to improve health equity for the Asian American communities in Illinois. More than 30 leaders from the Asian American communities attended this event which was organized by the UC Center for Asian Health Equity and its non-profit partner, the Asian Health Coalition. Moderated by Karen Kim, the panel focused on current and future efforts to engagement with the Asian communities, the need for data collection and analysis around ethnic subgroups, and undertaking research to study health disparities with Asian populations.
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