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Rural Outreach

31 March 2022

How can radiologists work to improve access to imaging services in rural America?

Mediators of Racial Disparity in the Use of Prostate MRI Among Patients With Prostate Cancer

31 March 2022

This study suggests that efforts to address racial disparity in the use of prostate MRI should address upstream factors, including socioeconomic status, geographic variation in practice, and structural racism.

CT colonography screening and health equity with Cecelia Brewington - MD - FACR

10 March 2022

Cecelia Brewington, MD, FACR, discusses how CT colonography screening allows greater access to colorectal cancer screening in underserved communities.

The Radiology Community Celebrates Black History Month - 2022

25 February 2022

Jade Anderson, MD, American Medical Association Section Council on Radiology Member Representative to the Radiology Health Equity Coalition, contributed this piece.  Today, we honor the contributions of Black and African Americans across various facets of society, including business, law, government, arts, sciences — along with radiology — and more.

Safety Net Hospitals Address Barriers to High-Quality Care

21 February 2022

The RSNA is working to promote diverse representation across the profession and within its leadership. Radiologists at safety net institutions face obstacles at all stages of imaging as they care for patients.

Racial and Health Equity - Concrete STEPS for Health Systems

11 February 2022

AMA Steps Forward Module: Racial and Health Equity: Concrete STEPS for Health Systems. Translate Your Commitment to Racial and Health Equity Into Action in Your Health System

Maternal Health Disparities

20 January 2022

Maternal health, defined as women's health during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postnatal period, is a crisis in America.

JACR January 2022 Special Edition - Health Equity

13 January 2022

In the January 2022 special edition of the JACR we explore topics on Health Services Research and Policy, Clinical Practice Management, Data Science & Training and Education.

Dr. Derek West, Emory University, and the Radiology Health Equity Coalition

11 January 2022

Dr. Derek West, Emory University, and the Radiology Health Equity Coalition

Radiology's Critical Role in Health Equity

15 December 2021

Dr. Jinel Scott discusses radiology's critical role in health equity.

A Challenge For Our Times: Delivering Equitable Care For All

03 November 2021

Imaging guides many, if not most, healthcare decisions, and radiologists are critical to the mission of eliminating disparities throughout the health system. This issue highlights some of the many ways that radiologists are advancing this goal.

AMA Center for Health Equity

03 November 2021

Health care in America is beset by by wide disparities. Find out what the AMA is doing to promote health equity for all Americans.

Beyond the Reading Room: The Radiologist’s Role in Health Equity

03 November 2021

The June RLI Power Hour webinar features the important topic of health equity and how the ACR is doing its part to address this critical issue.

Bridging Disparities Through Health Equity

03 November 2021

Radiologist Efrén J. Flores, MD, is on a mission to advance health equity and transform the delivery of care through research and community outreach. By going beyond the reading room to connect with underserved patient populations, Flores is leading radiology toward more equitable care.

Championing Health Equity for All

03 November 2021

The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal - Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.