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Episode from the podcastThe Black Doctors Podcast

Health Equity Advocate Discusses The Black OB/GYN Project

Released Monday, 11th October 2021
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This episode features Dr. Rachel Bervell, a resident physician who is passionate about health equity and addressing disparities in healthcare. She is the co-founder of The Black OB/GYN Project , which is a platform providing advocacy and health education. 

In this episode you will learn about Dr. Bervell's ever-evolving pathway to medicine. She talks about the current state of Black Maternal Healthcare disparities and you will learn how you can address these disparities with your patients. 

  • Dr. Bervell's undergraduate experience at Harvard 

  • How the matriarchal culture of Ghana fueld her passion for women's health.

  • Learn about options for advocacy and health equity work during medical school.

  • Dr. Bervell discusses The Black OB/GYN project 

  • Read more of Dr. Bervell's work here

If you enjoyed this episode, please share with a friend and leave a comment and rating on iTunes. TBDP is a volunteer passion project with the goal of inspiring all who listen. In-house music and audio production, so any ideas for improvements or suggestions for future guests are welcome. Visit www.StevenBradleyMD.com to learn more about our host. He is available for consultations or speaking engagements regarding health equity and medical ethics.