Hip Hop Public Health debuted Songs for a Healthier America at the Partnership for a Healthier America Summit in Washington DC on March 7th and 8th, 2013. Find out more about Songs for a Healthier America!
The children we work with are astonishingly resilient. Doug E Fresh once said to me; “they are not waiting for superman, they are waiting for us”. For you and me. Waiting for us to transform their noose of hopelessness into a crown of hope; to give them the tools they need in order to have a shot at success on…
Vice President Doug E. Fresh will honor the 22 honor roll students from the New York Mosaic Preparatory Academy who fund-raised and educated others about fighting breast cancer for the Mama Luke Foundation. Doug E. Fresh will join other hip hop artists in serving dinner to the students.
HHPH Advisory Board Member Chuck D will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as part of Public Enemy on April 18 in Los Angeles. Congratulations, Chuck!
Three HHPH team members met with 40 middle school student participants of New York Academy of Medicine’s G.I.R.L.S. (Getting into Real Life Science) and Health Professions program on December 18, 2012. The primary goal of the G.I.R.L.S. program is to teach underrepresented minority women about careers in public health, science, and medicine. Alexandra DeSorbo, Mindy Feldman Hecht and Saima Huq…
Board member Dr. James Noble elected to the Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators at Columbia University’s College of Physician and Surgeons. Dr. Noble joins Dr. Williams in the Apgar Academy with this prestigious appointment.
Hip Hop Public Health has joined the Partnership for a Healthier America to create a multi-genre album, designed to inspire, motivate and educate children and their families around physical activity.