Black Women in Health Panel

To celebrate Black History Month, three Black female professionals – Dr Ria Clarke (RC), Esmé Ara’Resa (ER) and Priscilla Vivian (PV) – took part in a panel event exploring treating Black female patients, being a Black woman working in healthcare, and navigating the difficulty of self-care. In this blog for Medically Speaking, two medical students Oluwasemire Adetoro and Ihuoma Osuji, share their key takeaways, insights and discussions from the event.

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Four decades of pioneering research

Professor Cyrus Cooper

For the past 20 years, Professor Cyrus Cooper has been at the forefront of pioneering research that has changed the way in which we view conditions such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis; and changed the amount of vitamin D women take during pregnancy. Medically Speaking takes a look at Professor Cooper’s distinguished and influential contribution to the epidemiology field.

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