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Dr. Cece Calhoun: Taking on Systemic Inequities (Health & Veritas Ep. 33)

On the Health & Veritas podcast, Yale physician-professors Howard Forman and Harlan Krumholz talk about the latest news and ideas in healthcare and seek out the truth amid the noise. In the latest episode, they’re joined by Dr. Cece Calhoun ’21, a Yale sickle cell disease specialist and a recipient of Yale SOM’s Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership. They discuss Calhoun’s journey from growing up in Detroit to a clinical and research career focused on the health of the Black community.

Dr. Cece Calhoun

Dr. Cece Calhoun

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  • Cece Calhoun
    Assistant Professor of Medicine & Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine; Director, Adolescent-Young Adult Sickle Cell Program, Yale Cancer Center
  • Howard P. Forman
    Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Economics, Public Health, and Management; Co-founder, Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership, MD/MBA Program, and MBA for Executives Program
  • Harlan M. Krumholz
    Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine and Director of the Yale Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

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