Media Appearances

Discover Rackham. Unequal Treatment: New research led by Rackham public health Ph.D. student Delvon Mattingly shows Black COVID-19 patients in Michigan have nearly double the number of hospital stays and worse experiences with testing and care than their white counterparts. Ann Arbor, MI, March 2021. Available at: https://rackham.umich.edu/discover-rackham/unequal-treatment/

Michigan Chronicle. Surviving Sickness and Stigma: Black Michigan COVID-19 Survivors Suffer Worse Outcomes than Others. Detroit, MI, March 2021. Available at: https://michiganchronicle.com/2021/03/11/surviving-sickness-and-stigma-black-michigan-covid-19-survivors-suffer-worse-outcomes-than-others/

Lansing State Journal. UM study details coronavirus inequities for Black Michiganders who survive COVID-19. Lansing, MI, March 2021. Available at: https://www.lansingstatejournal.com/story/news/2021/03/08/michigan-black-white-covid-19-disparities-survivors-university-michigan-survey/6834498002/

WWJ Newsradio 950. No title; live with Greg Bowman. Radio Talk. Detroit, MI, February 2021. Available via WWJ Newsradio 950.

WDET, Detroit’s NPR Station. University of Michigan Study Highlights COVID-19-Related Racial Health Disparities. Interview. Detroit, MI, February 2021. Available at: https://wdet.org/posts/2021/02/09/90604-university-of-michigan-study-highlights-covid-19-related-racial-health-disparities/

University of Michigan. Upcoming Project to Research Link Between Tobacco Use and Discrimination. University of Michigan School of Public Health Website: Michigan Public Health News Center. Article. Ann Arbor, MI, October 2019. Available at: https://sph.umich.edu/news/2019posts/research-link-between-tobacco-use-and-discrimination.html

University of Louisville. Students present epidemiology research at two summer conferences. University of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences Website. Article. Louisville, KY, October 2018. Available at: https://louisville.edu/sphis/news/students-present-epidemiology-research-at-two-summer-conferences

Hebert M. Cancer Education Program; Grawemeyer Winner; Sayed Akhlaq—Scholar at Risk. UofL Today with Mark Hebert. Radio Talk. Louisville, KY, July 2018.

Heflin J. Public Health Student Discusses Unique Research Program, Epidemiology Interests. University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Website. Article. Louisville, KY, June 2018. Available at: https://louisville.edu/sphis/news/public-health-student-discusses-unique-research-program-epidemiology-interests