It's simply a life and death matter and we will continue shinning the spotlight on this issue from a broader public health perspective.
To improve the health of African-American men, we believe in addressing face-to-face the lack trust in the health-care system.
The distrust in the healthcare system keeps Black men from seeking care requires a significant shift in the culture of wellness.
The RLWA Men's Health & Education Center, located inside of Madison's largest Black barbershop JP Hair Design, is a new innovative health model for reducing health disparities and improving the Social & Health Conditions of Black men in Dane County. In building a solid foundation for this health model, it is our hope to replicate this type of facility nationwide.
To ensure that Black men and boys living in under-represented communities, who bear the heaviest burden of disease and poor health status, have the opportunity to live fuller, healthier lives.Read More
December 19, 2018
The Father & Son Night Out initiative, are bi-monthly social gatherings aimed at highlighting the Black father’s involvement, in Dane County.Read More
The Megyn Kelly TODAY series Healthy Living welcomed Aaron Perry, a Wisconsin man who took control of his diabetes and came up with a way to help other African-American men.
Community Health Advocate
RLWA Consultant Author Pediatrician
Director of Dignity Project/ Employment Services
Program and Policy Analyst
State of Wisconsin Global Healthcare Administration
Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of
Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.