Not All Champions Are Allies in Health Disparities Research

Cell. 2020 Oct 29;183(3):580-582. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2020.09.045.


Responsible health disparities research requires a multifaceted approach to address genetic, biological, socioeconomic, and lifestyle contributors to disease. For researchers dedicated to the cause, thorough experimental standards at the bench, in the clinic, and within the community must prioritize adequate representation and cultural competency. Not everyone is up for the challenge.

PMID:33125884 | DOI:10.1016/j.cell.2020.09.045