New Health Disparities Council Co-Chair
The Council on Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities will reconvene in December with a new Senate Co-chair. Senator Susan Fargo, who chairs the Committee on Public Health, will work with House co-chair Byron Rushing, to move the Council forward. The meeting, (December 15, 10:00 am, 1 Ashburton, 21st floor, Boston) will focus on priority setting, and the development of an action plan for the state effort to eliminate disparities.
For more information on the Disparities Council or to be added to the Council mailing list, contact Yashira Pepin at: Yashira.Pepin@state.ma.us.