Buffalo HealthCast

A health equity podcast by students, faculty and staff of Public Health and Health Professions.

Season one co-hosts Tia Palermo, Schuyler Lawson and Jessica Kruger take a deeper look at racism and health. Experts from Buffalo and around the U.S. talk about how racism negatively impacts health, groups working to address this problem, and how to make our classes and campus more inclusive for all students.​

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Adia Harvey Wingfield

Adia Harvey Wingfield is the Mary Tileston Hemenway Professor of Arts & Sciences and Associate Dean for Faculty Development at Washington University in St. Louis. Her research examines how and why racial and gender inequality persists in professional occupations. April 15, 2021

MPH Student Temara Cross

Born and raised on the east side of Buffalo, New York, Temara is a first-year graduate student at the University at Buffalo, majoring in African-American Studies and pursuing a BS/MPH in Public Health, concentrating in Community Health and Health Behavior. She is involved with organizations such as Say Yes Buffalo and Open Buffalo, actively working to achieve educational, socioeconomic, and racial equality. 

March 25, 2021

Reverend George Nicholas

Reverend George Nicholas is an active member of the Concerned Clergy and co-convener of the African-American Health Equity Task Force.

February 25, 2021