Melva Thompson-Robinson In The News

Profile: Melva Thompson-Robinson

WebMd
December 30, 2020
Editor's Note: This article is part of a series in partnership with the All of Us Research Program, which collects and studies health data to help scientists identify health trends. More than 80% of participants are from groups that have been historically underrepresented in research.
Phys.Org
November 25, 2020
Philadelphia. Las Vegas. Cleveland.
November 24, 2020
Philadelphia. Las Vegas. Cleveland. Those are just three of the more than 100 communities since June that have taken a stand against racism, declaring it a public health issue, in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death in police custody that sparked a racial reckoning across the U.S.
msn
November 24, 2020
Those are just three of the more than 100 communities since June that have taken a stand against racism, declaring it a public health issue, in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death in police custody that sparked a racial reckoning across the U.S.
Clinical Research News
October 27, 2020
As the pandemic continues, infecting over 30 million people and killing more than 1 million worldwide, emerging data suggest that COVID-19 is disproportionately impacting communities of color.
October 21, 2020
Race does play a role in health care.
Spotify
July 29, 2020
This episode of the Racial Equity and Hunger National Learning Network Podcast is part three of our deep dive into the intersection of hunger, COVID-19 and the African-American communities and focuses on how racism is showing up in our healthcare systems during COVID-19, furthermore increasing hunger. Co-hosts Marlysa D. Gamblin and Donald Wood continue the powerful discussion from the first two episodes with subject matter experts from around the country and provide tangible recommendations to promote racial equity for anti-hunger organizations, funders, and policymakers.
July 9, 2020
When Kansas State football players returned to campus the week of June 8, there was a brief feeling of optimism after months of uncertainty.