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A Louisville where every person and every community can enjoy hope, happiness, and wellness.

2017 Health Equity Report: Uncovering the Root Causes of Our Health 


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In Louisville, health equity means that everyone has a fair and just opportunity to be healthy and reach their full human potential. A person’s identities, whatever they may be, should not predict how long or how well one will live. 


The 2017 Health Equity Report is now available! You can view and download the report here.


We would like to thank the following for their contributions to this report: 


Brandy Kelly Pryor, PhD; Rebecca Hollenbach, MPH, CHES; Aja Barber, MS; T Gonzales, MSW; 

Aishia Brown, PhD; Cate Fosl, PhD;

Prasanthi Persad, MPH, JD; Taylor Ingram, MPH; Elise Bensman, MPH; Jessica Miller, MPH;

Barbara Carter; SteVon Edwards, MPH; Mary Jolly; Ellie Schweizer; Andrea Doughty;

Chris Owens; Baraka Muvuka; Suur Ayangeakaa; Jessica Stephens; Billie Castle, PhD

Data Analysis 

Yu-Ting Chen, MPH, MS; Rebecca Hollenbach, MPH, CHES; Kentucky State Data Center 


Danielle Waninger

Special Assistance

Office of Mayor Greg Fischer;

Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness staff and Metro Government employees;

University of Louisville Libraries; University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences faculty and students;

Louisville Metro Board of Health; Lilah Gael, MPA; Ava Corwin;

Louisville Residents who participated in Community Conversations in 2016

A Closer Look at the 2017 Health Equity Report


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