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Authors of a new #NAMPerspectives examine how community power-building ecosystems work in practice, showcasing examples of state and local power-building organizations and campaigns nationwide. Read more at: bit.ly/3QqGtHi #pophealthrt
Kiyoshi Kuromiya was a Japanese American author, gay liberation activist, and HIV/AIDS educator. Kuromiya created the Critical Path newsletter to increase access to information about HIV/AIDS. He also advocated for community engagement in research. #PrideMonth
.@jennifergardy of @gatesfoundation was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
Join #ClimateConversations: Water Justice on June 22 at 3 pm ET for a conversation on how policies and infrastructure can help improve access to safe water and build resilience against climate change: bit.ly/39oK5sK
Rachel Levine is the U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health and the first openly trans four-star officer in the U.S. Uniformed Services. She is a pediatrician and has championed public health initiatives related to the opioid crisis and LGBTQIA+ health. #PrideMonth
A new NAM Discussion Proceedings highlights key conversations and identifies priorities for action arising from a workshop focused on collecting data to ensure equity in payment policy: bit.ly/399WCQV #NAMLeadershipConsortium
Vivek Murthy notes need for urgent action for #ClinicianWellBeing & health of the nation. Building on recent Advisory, NAM to soon deliver #HealthWorkforceNationalPlan. Hear from @Surgeon_General at 6/24 release event - register to join in DC or virtually: bit.ly/NationalPlanRe…
The 3Cs Framework from the #OpioidCollaborative centers on partnering with patients, families, and communities to co-produce pain management and unhealthy substance use care. Read more about the framework: bit.ly/3Q1xKvb #NAMPerspectives
A new, interactive resource from the #OpioidCollaborative elevates perspectives from individuals with chronic pain & clinicians treating pain to highlight learnings that can be used to improve the pain management process. Explore the Journey Map: bit.ly/3NKJvFc
Congratulations again to Hilary O.D. Critchley of @MRC_CRH upon her election to the National Academy of Medicine last fall! #NAMclassof2021
Boundaries that once seemed clear between medical treatment and self-enhancement are blurring. Can a framework from the Committee on Emerging Science, Technology, and innovation help policymakers navigate this new world? Read the article in @ISSUESinST: bit.ly/39o2jdX
Authors of a new #NAMPerspectives unpack how and why community power building is more durable than community engagement for transforming local conditions and advancing health and racial equity. Read more at: bit.ly/3mS0lFK #pophealthrt
John Fryer gave an anonymous speech at the 1972 annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, which is widely credited as being a key factor in the removal of homosexuality as a mental illness in the APA’s manual of mental disorders. #PrideMonth
Today’s societies were not designed to support older people. Authors of a new @theNAMedicine report discuss evidence-based opportunities to ensure that aging societies are thriving and robust. Learn more: bit.ly/38rZIt6 #namlongevityroadmap
Richard M.K. Adanu was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
In 2011, the IOM published The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People, which assessed the state of science on the health status of LGBTQ+ populations, identified research gaps, & outlined a research agenda to improve care. Read more: bit.ly/3O41Wod
A new framework from the #OpioidCollaborative aims to help close persisting professional practice gaps in treating pain and unhealthy substance use by outlining minimum core competencies for all. Read more: bit.ly/3Q1xKvb #NAMPerspectives
How can we combine wearable AI technology to promote balance and mitigate falls in older adults? That’s what Catalyst Award-winners Emrah Bayrak & @AZaferiou set out to achieve with their project. Learn more about this Catalyst Award-winning idea: bit.ly/3aK3R2k
The #NAMLeadershipConsortium convened, with support from @commonwealthfund, a workshop to identify key learnings and opportunities for @CMSinnovates in 2022 and beyond. A new NAM Discussion Proceedings outlines the conversations: bit.ly/3Nwl5P6
Congratulations again to Feng Zhang @zhangf of @MIT upon his election to the National Academy of Medicine last fall! #NAMclassof2021
New from @theNAMedicine! Building Community Power to Achieve Health and Racial Equity: Principles to Guide Transformative Partnerships with Local Communities: bit.ly/3aZmPlG #NAMPerspectives #pophealthrt
New from @theNAMedicine! Community Power and Health Equity: Closing the Gap between Scholarship and Practice: bit.ly/3MLi8cu #NAMPerspectives #pophealthrt
New from @theNAMedicine! Why Community Power Is Fundamental to Advancing Racial and Health Equity: bit.ly/3MFUBJK #NAMPerspectives #pophealthrt
The new 3Cs Framework identifies key components of knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to define qualifications and behaviors that will better prepare all health professionals to address pain and unhealthy substance use. bit.ly/3Q1xKvb #OpioidCollaborative
Shannon Zenk of @NINR was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
The #NAMLeadershipConsortium convened, with support from @commonwealthfund, a workshop to identify key learnings and opportunities for @CMSinnovates in 2022 and beyond. A new NAM Discussion Proceedings outlines the conversations: bit.ly/399WCQV
Reggie Williams was an X-ray technician who became a community activist focused on spreading awareness about HIV/AIDS to gay men of color. He was the founding executive director of the National Task Force on AIDS Prevention. #PrideMonth
Join NAM June 24 release event to hear health leaders commit to actions in the #HealthWorkforceNationalPlan, and the call to action for next steps you can take to support #ClinicianWellBeing at this critical moment for the U.S. health system: bit.ly/NationalPlanRe…
Congratulations again to @AnitaZaidi of @gatesfoundation upon her election to the National Academy of Medicine last fall! #NAMclassof2021
Richard Isay was a pioneer who changed the way that psychoanalysts viewed homosexuality, by encouraging his patients to accept themselves rather than deny their feelings. A gay man himself, he fought against stigma in the medical community. #PrideMonth
The new 3Cs Framework from the #OpioidCollaborative was developed to close professional practice gaps in treating pain and unhealthy substance use and serve as a foundation for overall improved care. Read more: bit.ly/3Q1xKvb #NAMPerspectives
How can our societies shift to sustain long lives that are healthier and more fulfilling? Authors of a new @theNAMedicine consensus study offer multi-sector recommendations to reshape societies globally by 2050: bit.ly/38rZIt6 #namlongevityroadmap
Learn more about embedding justice and equity considerations into the development and governance of emerging science and technology at an upcoming information gathering session. Register to attend June 9th at 1:15 pm ET: bit.ly/3a8fsYG
Cynthia Wolberger @CWolberger of @HopkinsMedicine was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
The #NAMLeadershipConsortium convened, with support from @commonwealthfund, a workshop to identify key learnings and opportunities for @CMSinnovates in 2022 and beyond. A new NAM Discussion Proceedings outlines the conversations: bit.ly/3Nwl5P6
The latest from @theNAMedicine! NAM Discussion Proceedings: Collecting Data to Ensure Equity in Payment Policy: bit.ly/399WCQV #NAMLeadershipConsortium
Congratulations again to Elizabeth A. Winzeler @ElizabethWinze1 of @UCSDMedSchool upon her election to the National Academy of Medicine last fall! #NAMclassof2021
Neena Schwartz was an endocrinologist who studied hormonal signaling pathways in women. She wrote a memoir in 2010 titled A Lab of My Own, in which she described the feminist movement in science and came out as a lesbian. #PrideMonth
.@CDCDirector @RWalensky of @CDCgov was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
New from @theNAMedicine! The 3Cs Framework for Pain and Unhealthy Substance Use: Minimum Core Competencies for Interprofessional Education and Practice: bit.ly/3Q1xKvb #NAMPerspectives #OpioidCollaborative
Access the new interactive Journey Map from the #OpioidCollaborative to understand common challenges in the chronic pain management process and learn helpful strategies for patients along the way—bit.ly/3NKJvFc
We envision a future where every health worker feels valued. NAM #ClinicianWellBeing Collaborative to soon release National Plan for health workforce well-being. Get first look at the #HealthWorkforceNationalPlan at 6/24 release event: bit.ly/NationalPlanRe…
Congratulations again to @leslievosshall of @HHMINEWS upon her election to the National Academy of Medicine last fall! #NAMclassof2021
NEW consensus study from @theNAMedicine—Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity. Read the full report now: bit.ly/38rZIt6 #namlongevityroadmap
If you are experiencing difficulties viewing the Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity Report Release Webinar, please join using this link: livestream.com/nasem/events/1…
Starting Now! Authors of the new Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity Report discuss their recommendations to improve the health, productivity, and quality of life for people of all ages by 2050: bit.ly/3LAufIR #namlongevityroadmap
Ben Barres was an NAM and #NASMember, and the first openly transgender member of both. His work to identify the cellular causes of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Huntington’s diseases revolutionized the field of neurobiology. #PrideMonth
A new resource from the #OpioidCollaborative helps persons seeking care for chronic pain & their clinical care teams navigate key stages in the pain management journey. Learn more about the interactive Journey Map: bit.ly/3NKJvFc
Learn more about embedding justice and equity considerations into the development and governance of emerging science and technology at an upcoming information gathering session. Register to attend June 9th at 1:15 pm ET: bit.ly/3a8fsYG
.@TenerVeenema of @BloombergSPH was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine in 2021. Congratulations and welcome! #NAMclassof2021
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