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Lisa cooper

Health disparities and the racial burden of COVID-19
Published June 25, 2021
With new evidence suggesting Black and Hispanic populations were disproportionately affected by the pandemic, experts weigh in on the importance of vaccination and addressing health disparities
Health equity
The silver lining of COVID-19's dark clouds
Published Aug 25, 2020
Johns Hopkins expert in health disparities discusses how the coronavirus pandemic has shed light on the vulnerabilities of communities of color and the need to better protect everyone's health
Lisa Cooper to direct Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute
Published April 21, 2020
Cooper, who has devoted her career to addressing health disparities through her research and practice, shapes new vision for institute with focus on health equity for Baltimore's most vulnerable groups
Health equity
Healing the divide
Published June 14, 2018
Hopkins expert Lisa Cooper discusses challenges and new directions in health disparities research
Health equity
Cooper named 25th BDP
Published Dec 7, 2016
Health equity researcher plans to establish new institute, deepen ties with at-risk communities
Diversity awards
Inclusion efforts recognized
Published May 23, 2016
Lisa Cooper receives first-ever Provost's Award for Faculty Excellence in Diversity
Faculty mentoring awards
Published May 11, 2016
Jacquelyn Campbell, Lisa Cooper recognized for commitment to facilitating faculty development
Lisa Cooper named VP for health care equity at JHM
Published Dec 8, 2015
Position created to expand efforts to eliminate disparities across the health system
'Hypervigilance' about race linked to blood pressure
Published Sept 2013
Heightened consciousness could at least in part account for the disproportionately high rate of hypertension in black Americans / Gazette