The World Health Organization defines health equity as the fair opportunity everyone should have to attain their full health potential and articulates that no one should be disadvantaged from achieving this potential.
Brigham Bulletin invited all faculty, staff and trainees to reflect on how they are addressing health equity in their own work and their suggestions for advancing health equity at the Brigham. We hope you enjoy these thoughtful contributions, and we invite our employees to add their own and keep the conversation going by following the instructions below.
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