The Street Medicine Interest Group, a new student organization at East Tennessee State University, is building bridges with community partners to help people experiencing homelessness overcome barriers to health care. The group hosted its first flu clinic on Friday, Dec. 18, at Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church. This event providedContinue Reading

GrantWatch on the Blog New GrantWatch content appears on Health Affairs Blog under Featured Topics. To receive updates, sign up for Health Affairs Today at www.healthaffairs.org under Newsletter Sign Up. Homelessness And Health: Funders See The Connection “Homelessness worsens existing health problems, causes new ones, [and] makes them harder toContinue Reading

On January 31, 1865, the United States Congress passed the 13th amendment to the U.S. Constitution. It reads: “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction”Continue Reading