Author: Shamaal Sheppard, MPH

Health Center News, Social Determinants of Health, Uncategorized

Jessie Collins Trice: A Visionary in Community and Maternal Health

Jessie Collins Trice, BSN, MPH, was a former Chairperson of NACHC’s Board of Directors and a trailblazer in the Community Health Center Movement.

Health Center News, Uncategorized

Dr. John Hatch: Co-Founder of One of the First Health Centers

Dr. John Hatch

Dr. John Hatch grew up in the Jim Crow era and went on to develop the transformative model of community-based primary health care.

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Reflections on Martin Luther King’s Legacy

The Community Health Center Movement stands on the shoulders of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s and its leaders whose dreams ignited many different kinds of social change. Civil Rights leaders like Rosa Parks, U.S. Rep. John Lewis, Dorothy Height, Jo Ann Robinson, the friend we lost – U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, and The …