Dismissed: Tackling the Biases That Undermine Our Health Care
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March 28, 2023
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About the Author
Angela Marshall, MD, FACP, is the founder of Comprehensive Women's Health, Inc., a primary care practice for women with two locations in the Washington, DC area. A Board-Certified Internist and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, she is an expert on all forms of bias in health care and how they affect both individuals and our society at large. Throughout her medical career, Dr. Marshall has impacted the lives of thousands of women by promoting a style of medical practice that emphasizes patient-centered empathic listening. She has been repeatedly named 'Top Doctor' by the Washingtonian Magazine and is the recipient of the 2020 Maryland Top 100 Women Award, 2015 Enterprising Woman of the Year Award by Enterprising Women Magazine, SmartCEO Magazine's Brava Award, and the Circle of Excellence Award. A contributing health expert on CNN, Fox News, PBS NewsHour, and OWN, Dr. Marshall currently chairs the Board of Directors for the Black Women's Health Imperative and is a staunch advocate for achieving health equity for medically vulnerable populations. She lives outside Washington DC and can be found online at AngelaMarshallMD.com. Kathy Palokoff is the founder of goFirestarter, a company that helps changemakers ignite, fuel, and accelerate their growth and fulfill their missions. A mentor and educator, she has taught at Syracuse University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology and Nazareth College. She holds a BS in Journalism from West Virginia University, Master's in Public Administration from SUNY at Brockport, and completed doctorate coursework from Rensselaer Polytechnic institute in communications and rhetoric. Visit her on facebook @gofirestarter or at gofirestarter.com.