MENTAL HEALTH & RESEARCH COMMITTEE

MHRC Newsletter

Issue II | August 2020

Black Americans have been subjugated to slavery, the Jim Crow laws and segregation, a privatized prison industrial complex, medical eugenics, medical negligence, healthcare disparities, unequal quality of education, redlining, institutional racism, torture, and killings. These disparities have led to what can be best described as public health apartheid in the US.

 

Featured in this “Guest Spotlight” special edition newsletter, AMHP invites Black community members to voice their opinions.

Issue I | May 2020

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Community in the Time of Coronavirus

By: Dr. Atif Adam Ph.D., MD, MPH | Treasurer, AMHP

Where Does Our State of Mental Health Go From Here?

By: Rukhsana Chaudhry, Psy.D. | Director of Mental Health Programming, AMPH

The Future Shock of Healthcare

By: Dr. Shady S. Shebak, MD  Vice President, AMHP

The Hidden Victims of Covid-19 and Roles Health Professionals Must Continue to Play

By: Bilal Abbas, MPA, MSW, CADC | Director, Chapter Development, AMHP & Chair, MHRC, AMHP

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