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Link to Powerpoint presentation: Making America Healthier for All: What Each of Us Can Do
Professor David R. Williams, PhD, MPH “The U.S. ranks near the bottom of industrialized countries on health, and we are losing ground. In 1980, we were ranked 11th on Life Expectancy. In 2006, we were 33rd , tied with Slovenia. The U.S. ranked behind Cyprus, United Arab Emirates, South Korea, Costa Rica and Portugal. And it is not just the minorities doing badly! In 2006, White America would be ranked 30th; Black America would be ranked 58th………………”
Link to all the presentations at the 1/19/12 New England Community Action Partnership's (NECAP's) inaugural Issues Forum.