Carl Ellison addresses the needs of Indiana’s underserved populations

As the new president of the Indiana Minority Health Coalition (IMHC), Carl Ellison’s vision aims to strengthen its legacy and mission. He says, “My primary goal is to position the organization for the future. To strengthen its statewide structure to be able to carry out valued added activities that both promote public health and generate […]

10-year-old dies after contact with opioid in Miami

Alton Banks, 10, went swimming at a local pool on June 23. The fifth grader at Frederick Douglass Elementary soon died after alleged exposure to an opioid on his walk home in Miami’s Overtown neighborhood, a hub of heroin and fentanyl sales. Health officials have warned that fentanyl and other synthetic forms of the drug can be […]