Shaping a Fair Health Landscape
In the realm of addressing health disparities and fostering health equity, the intricacies of socioeconomic factors and their profound influence cannot be understated. In this podcast episode, we welcome Dr. Laura Samuel, an Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, whose expertise in addressing socioeconomic disparities offers profound insights that contribute to the broader dialogue on health equity. Tune in as we explore the interplay of socioeconomic factors that shape health outcomes, and discover the transformative potential of this work in reshaping the landscape of health disparities.
- Samuel L, Dwivedi P, Hladek M, Cudjoe T, Drazich B, Li Q, Szanton S. The effect of COVID-19 pandemic-related financial challenges on mental health and well-being among US older adults. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. October 2021.
- Samuel L, Crews D, Swenor B, Szanton S, et al. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Access and Racial Disparities in Food Insecurity. JAMA Network Open. June 2023.
- Samuel L, Wright R, Taylor J, Lavigne L, Szanton S. Social Norms About Handling Financial Challenges in Relation to Health-Protective Capacity Among Low-Income Older Adults. The Gerontologist, May 2022.