State of Health

State of Health is a series about how Michigan communities are rising to address health challengesPrevious coverage examined health disparities and how they affect Michigan's children and seniors and integrated care and its potential to improve Michiganders' health. This series is made possible with funding from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund.

Longform Carolyn Wilson administers the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to Dr. Eric Kane at Beaumont Service Center in Southfield on Dec. 15, 2020.
Longform Dr. Wassim Tarraf has carried out research on COVID-19's impact on people of color.
Longform Amy Heydlauff, CEO of 5 Healthy Towns Foundation, spearheaded a ReThink Health collaborative in western Washtenaw County.
Longform Mariah Martin.
Longform A Food Bank of Eastern Michigan distribution at the Martus Luna Food Pantry in Flint.
Longform Katrina Jones and Janay Clark.
Longform A Joy for All robotic dog.
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Longform Grand Rapids resident Yvonne Woodard has had several low birth weight children and grandchildren.
Longform A salad bar in the cafeteria at 10 Cents a Meal grantee Boyne Falls Public School.
Longform A salad bar in the cafeteria at 10 Cents a Meal grantee Boyne Falls Public School.
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Longform Jametta Lilly.
Longform Lauren Kazee, an independent consultant, wrote the Michigan Department of Education's Social and Emotional Learning Competencies.
Longform Lisa Del Buono, physician advocate for Michigan Clinicians for Climate Action.
Longform Dr. Caelan Soma, Starr Commonwealth's chief clinical officer.
Longform Jim Lee, vice president of data policy and analytics at the Michigan Health and Hospital Association.

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