Abstract

Interview with Dr Edward Jackson who is a senior advisor to the CEO at University Hospitals--primarily involved in championing diversity efforts at the system. Jackson relates how growing up in the Central neighborhood inspired him to work towards addressing disparities in healthcare. He discusses the role Case Western Reserve University, has played in attempting to bring diversity to the medical field in the area, and the history of these efforts in Cleveland. He also talks about health insurance, philanthropy, community support and the educational opportunities in medicine. He also discusses the Medical Mart and the history of UH.

Creator

Jackson, Edward P. (interviewee)

Creator

Calder, James (interviewer)

Project

Project Team

Date

7-1-2008

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

44 minutes

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.

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