“The best way to meet and overcome such cultural challenges is by making sure we hire a truly diverse array of doctors, nurses and administrators who can then educate their own communities and effect positive change.” —Dr. Ram Raju

On May 7, 2020, USCBWB hosted a Health & Social Equity Session with Dr. Ram Raju, Senior Vice President and Community Health Investment Officer at Northwell Health. This session brought together businesswomen, government officials, educators, and practitioners to discuss topics that promote greater health and economic wellbeing in Communities of Color.