Share Public Health - a production of the midwestern public health training center

The Podcast

Share Public Health is our podcast connecting you to public health topics, issues, and colleagues throughout our region and the country, highlighting that we all share in public health. In this podcast, we will explore public health topics including leadership, mental health, health equity, hot topics, and emerging practices.

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Introduction

Hannah Shultz talks with Dr. Rima Afifi, Dr. Maria Bruno, and Dr. Paul Gilbert about health equity, what it is, and what we may hear about in the coming nine episodes.

The Social Determinants of Health

Dr. Paul Gilbert talks with Dr. Georges Benjamin and Dr. Nalo Johnson about the social determinants of health.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer & Questioning

Dr. Paul Gilbert talks with Dr. Katherine Imborek and Max Mowitz about LGBTQ health.

People with Disabilities

Derrick Willis from the University of Iowa University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities talks with Anne Crotty, Alejandra Esoto, Michael Hoenig, all of the Center for Disabilities and Development, and Cheryll Jones of the Ottumwa Regional Center Child Health Specialty Clinic.

African American Health Disparities

Derrick Willis from the University of Iowa University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities talks with Quinney Harris of the National WIC Association and Dr. Nafissa Cisse-Egbuonye of the Black Hawk County Health Department in Waterloo, Iowa about health issues and disparities experienced in African American communities.

Native American Health

Felicia Piper from the University of Iowa College of Public Health talks with Dara Jefferson, also of the University of Iowa College of Public Health, about health issues and disparities experienced by and impacting Native American communities and people.

Building an Inclusive Workforce

Hannah Shultz from the Midwestern Public Health Training Center talks with Dr. Denize Martinez of the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, and Christina Gentry, Sarah Hartsig, and Sonia Jordan from Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health, about bringing underrepresented people into health professions and training current public health practitioners in health equity and cultural humility.

Place Matters

Hannah Shultz from the Midwestern Public Health Training Center talks with Danielle Pettit-Majewski from Washington County Public Health, and Andy Wessel from Douglas County Health Department, about “place” as a social determinant of health, diving into challenges faced by rural communities and the importance of housing.

Immigration

Felicia Pieper from the University of Iowa College of Public Health talks with Dr. Michelle Devlin of the University of Northern Iowa, and Hannah Shultz from the Midwestern Public Health Training Center talks with Vivian Aldridge from Dallas County (Iowa) Public Health, about immigration, changing communities, and health considerations when working with new populations.

Conclusion

Hannah Shultz from the Midwestern Public Health Training Center talks with Dr. Maria Bruno from the University of Iowa Division of Student Life, Mike Hoenig from the University of Iowa Center for Disabilities and Development and Felicia Pieper from the University of Iowa College of Public Health. They talk about recurring themes from the Tackling Equity Series.