Month: June 2018

APA Report on Health Disparities in Boys and Men

The APA Working Group on Health Disparities in Boys and Men has released a report highlighting that racial/ethnic and sexual minority males are among the unhealthiest people in America. This is partly due to the systemic oppression and discrimination they face. The group suggests a range of solutions to health eliminate these inequities.

This working group is chaired by HDI’s Director, Dr. Wizdom Powell.

HDI’s Denise Smith to Serve as Judge in Hartford’s Hackathon

Denise Smith, will be one of the judges in the upcoming Hackathon in Hartford.

Upward is hosting a Hackathon that enables Hartford’s best thinkers to come together in an effort to build a model to identify, refer, and treat young bystanders to gun violence and allow them to lead healthy and productive lives.

See what HDI’s Director, Dr. Wizdom Powell, says about the Hackathon: