Contributing to SDGs 8 and 10, this podcast explores the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement and discusses concepts such as: white privilege and white fragility; how to be an effective ally; how organisations translate powerful conversations into meaningful action; and practical steps that organisations can take in the context of both recruitment and capability.
The SDG Impact of COVID-19 podcast series gathers expert opinion exploring the impact of COVID-19 on the Sustainable Development Goals. In this segment, we get the view of Sandra Kerr, Director of Race Equality at Business in the Community.
Control Theory in Biomedical Engineering: Chapter 8 - Wearable mechatronic devices for upper-limb amputees
Control Theory in Biomedical Engineering Applications in Physiology and Medical Robotics 2020, Pages 205-234
This book chapter advances SDG3 Good Health and Wellbeing and SDG10 Reducing Inequalities by examining the research on wearable mechatronic devices for upper-limb amputees.
Advances in Experimental Social Psychology - Chapter 5 - Toward capturing the functional and nuanced nature of social stereotypes: An affordance management approach
Advances in Social Psychology, Volume 62, Pages 245-304
This chapter addresses SDG10 and SDG16 by conceptualizing stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination in the context of people using them as tools to manage social opportunities and threats, enhancing understanding of how and why stereotypes develop.
Mental Health and Behavioral Health of Immigrants in the United States, Chapter 9 - Intersectional complexities of South Asian Muslim Americans: Implications for identity and mental health
Mental Health and Behavioral Health of Immigrants in the United States, 2020, Pages 179-200
This book chapter addresses SDG 10 and SDG 3 by discussing the ways in which contemporary South Asian Muslim American experiences are further complicated when navigating additional marginalized identities such as gender and sexual orientation, age and generational influences, disability status, class, and national origin
Rosenberg's Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurological and Psychiatric Disease - Chapter 15: Cognitive enhancers, intellectual disability, and personal identity: emerging ethical issues
Rosenberg's Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurological and Psychiatric Disease (Sixth Edition), Volume 1, 2020, Pages 199-207
This chapter explores a third use of neurotechnology that neither fits squarely into the category of treatment nor carries some of the moral hesitancies of pure enhancement in persons without physical or intellectual impairment. This third category, referred to as enhancement-2, is the enhancement of cognition for persons who have intellectual disabilities. This content addresses SDG 3 by giving comprehensive coverage of the neurogenetic foundation of neurological and psychiatric disease; explaining all aspects essential to the practice of neurogenetics to inform clinical diagnosis, treatment and genetic counseling.
Elsevier, Cell, Volume 181, 25 June 2020
One Earth, Volume 2, 19 June 2020
Indigenous peoples globally have high exposure to environmental change and are often considered an “at-risk” population, although there is growing evidence of their resilience. In this Perspective, we examine the common factors affecting this resilience by illustrating how the interconnected roles of place, agency, institutions, collective action, Indigenous knowledge, and learning help Indigenous peoples to cope and adapt to environmental change.
Elsevier, Clinical Colorectal Cancer, Volume 19, June 2020
Outcomes Among Minority Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer in a Safety-net Health Care System
Metastatic colorectal cancer outcomes continue to improve, but they vary significantly by race and ethnicity. Hypothesizing that these disparities arise from unequal access to care rather than intrinsic biology, we showed that survival of 103 consecutive patients with metastatic colorectal cancer treated at an academic safety-net hospital that treats the underserved, predominantly minority population of Harris County, Texas, was superior to that of subjects enrolled in the CRYSTAL (Cetuximab Combined with Irinotecan in First-Line Therapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer) trial.
Mental and Behavioral Health of Immigrants in the United States: Chapter 11 - The immigrant mental health advantage in the US among ethnic minority and other groups: Findings and potential mechanisms
Mental and Behavioral Health of Immigrants in the United States, Cultural, Environmental, and Structural Factors, 2020, Pages 219-252
This chapter advances SDGs 3 and 10 by addressing the prevalence of mental disorders among the ethnic minority groups (African American, Latinx, and Asian American) in the United States according to immigration status.