Health equity is the state in which everyone has a fair and just opportunity to be as healthy as possible and where differences in health are not the by-product of a distribution based on power. Health equity gives clear recognition to the fact that equal allocation may not be equitable allocation given structural determinants and historic experiences. At its root health inequity is grounded in economic injustice.
To achieve equity: Transformation of systems is necessary. Action is required. Leadership is called for. With this Center, Morgan State University establishes itself as a leading voice in this space working toward the vision of thriving health communities for all.
Read More ->