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Xavier University and Ochsner Health Unveil New Medical School

NOLA.com

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ACA enrollment surged in red states this year: Louisiana is second largest increase year-over-year

Axios

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Register for the virtual Louisiana Reproductive & Maternal Justice Summit

Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Hosted by Xavier University and will be live-streamed virtually

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Reducing Disparities in Cancer Health Outcomes

Ochsner Xavier Institute for Health Equity and Research (OXIHER)

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Louisiana leads nation in program to connect homes with fast Internet service

The Advocate

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Ochsner Lafayette General launches campaign to combat Louisiana's rural opioid crisis: 'It's just everywhere'

Acadiana Advocate

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Louisiana Board of Regents approves universal college transfer pathways

Louisiana Illuminator

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In Louisiana, Efforts to Address Obesity Must Consider the Whole Person, Work Outside the Clinic, and Respect Culture

AJMC

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Researchers find tobacco cessation program cost-effective, increases cessation rates

Healio

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Giving Thanks Health Fest focused on Cancer Health - Genentech & The Ochsner-Xavier Institute for Health Equity and Research (OXIHER)

Franklin Avenue Baptist Church

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Nov. 7 Free Event: Advancing Innovations In Wellness and Food Security

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Pennington, Ochsner Health & Forge AHEAD Center

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Ochsner and State Leaders Announce 10-Year Vision for a Healthy State

Ochsner Online Newsroom

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Louisiana Pregnancy Registry

Research Action for Health

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8th Annual: 2023 Health Summit:
Advancing Population Health, Equity, & Well-Being

Louisiana Dept. of Health

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LDH launches heat-related illness and deaths dashboard

Louisiana Dept. of Health

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Ochsner Health Improves Communities Through Healthcare Equity and Workforce Diversity

Savoy Magazine

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Call to Action for Improving Community Health While Reducing Health Disparities: Dr. Eboni G. Price-Haywood

Ochsner Journal

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The Earnest Provider: Health Equity is an International Emergency—and Dr. Denrick Cooper Intends to Answer the Call

New Orleans Magazine

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The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Announces 2022 Morial Award Winners

MCCNO

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The Economic Burden of Racial, Ethnic, and Educational Health Inequities in the US

JAMA

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Louisiana Spotlight: Bridging the Gap in Health Equity

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

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1 big thing: Louisiana's low melanoma rates

Axios New Orleans

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Insurers must provide six months of smoking cessation treatment under new Louisiana law

NOLA.com

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Biden announces $42 billion to expand high-speed internet access

The Washington Post

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Ochsner Health’s chief academic officer outlines the effects of staffing shortages in testimony before the Senate's Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

HealthLeaders

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We talk Tobacco Free Living as part of cancer prevention month with Jennifer Haneline

Mornings with Brian Haldane

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Q&A: Maternal health care disparities, distrust disproportionately affect Black women

Healio

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Ochsner Health Takes ‘Zero Health Gaps’ Pledge

Healthcare Innovation

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The Zero Health Gaps Pledge

World Economic Forum

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Ochsner Xavier Medical School Announcement

Xavier Partnership

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Xavier and Ochsner Team Up for New Medical School

Xavier Partnership

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Third Annual Symposium on Racial and Health Equity in Louisiana

Louisiana Public Health Institute

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Louisiana’s Healthy State Announces 38-Member Advisory Board, Medical Director on 2-Year Anniversary

Newswise

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U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy to Speak at Inaugural Xavier University

Newswise

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LDH & Partners Kick Off Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month with Community Screenings, Outreach

Louisiana Department of Health

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Ochsner’s Healthy State 2030 uses community-first approach to improve life for Louisianians

Nola.com

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Urban League of Louisiana Celebrates Exemplary Work to Advance Health Equity in Louisiana

Urban League

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Let’s lead longer, healthier lives.
Let’s reach a Healthy State together.

Louisiana Partners

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