Meet Jonaé Brown: Senior Communications Intern

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In March we welcomed Jonaé Brown to the Healthy Durham 20/20 team as our inaugural Senior Communications Intern. A soon-to-be graduate of North Carolina Central University, Jonaé will be with us part-time for a term of approximately one year, helping us talk to the people of Durham County on social media and in-person at events around the area. To help … Read More

Opinion: Cancer disparities are shrinking, but the work of health equity is just getting started

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By Niasha Fray, MA, MSPH As I read reports that the disparities in cancer incidence and survival between African-Americans and whites are shrinking, I find myself encouraged, but also thinking about a patient I worked with a few years ago as a medication adherence counselor. This well-educated, successful African-American woman gave up her career to take care of her aging … Read More