The Men’s Health Forum: An Initiative to Address Health Disparities in the Community

@article{Grant2011TheMH,
  title={The Men’s Health Forum: An Initiative to Address Health Disparities in the Community},
  author={Cathy G. Grant and J. Lucian Davis and Brian M. Rivers and Venessa Rivera-Col{\'o}n and Roberto Ramos and Prado Antolino and Erika Harris and Beth L. Green},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2011},
  volume={37},
  pages={773-780}
}
Racial/ethnic, socioeconomic, and gender disparities in health and access to and use of health care services currently exist. Health professionals are continually striving to reduce and eliminate health disparities within their own community. One such effort in the area of Tampa Bay, Florida was the creation of the African American Men’s Health Forum, currently referred to as the Men’s Health Forum. The African American Men’s Health Forum was the result of the community’s desire to reduce the… CONTINUE READING