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Four New Fellows Begin Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership

Three physicians and the CEO of a federally qualified health center will spend the next 22 months studying in the healthcare area of focus of the MBA for Executives program, as well as getting specialized training and mentoring from experts in the disparities in healthcare access and outcomes that affect people of color and other vulnerable populations.

In the Media: Prof. Marcella Nunez-Smith Discusses COVID-19 and Equity

In recent weeks, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith, associate professor of internal medicine, public health, and management and the founding director of Yale SOM’s Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership, has become a national voice on the troubling racial inequities in COVID-19 treatment and outcomes.

Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship Gathers Experts on Health Equity

The Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership's National Advisory Council , a group of healthcare practitioners and administrators with wide-ranging expertise in the systemic barriers to equitable health outcomes, will advise the two-year-old program and serve as mentors for fellows.

A Statement from Dean Kerwin K. Charles on Responding to Racism

We at SOM are called upon to address systemic racism, both because we are part of the larger national current and because our distinctive mission urges us to engage with pressing societal issues. There is no more pressing issue than confronting systemic racism—specifically against the Black community. How we will act, and why, is the focus of this communication.

Video: Leadership for Health Equity

In the fall of 2019, Yale SOM launched the Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership, a program that equips accomplished healthcare professionals with leadership skills and systemic thinking to improve healthcare access and outcomes for people of color and other vulnerable populations. The fellows attend Yale SOM’s MBA for Executives program with a focus on healthcare, while also receiving specialized mentoring and training. 

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