Racial Health Disparities and the Affordable Care Act
The Labor Radio guest on the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists segment is Meies-Amour Matz. She is a Grant and Research Coordinator with more than 20 years working to reduce health and social disparities, as they relate to minority and under-served populations. Some of her community, educational and professional engagements include: Chair of the NAACP Health Committee – Portland Chapter (volunteer), Oregon Regional Manager for the Lupus Foundation of America-PNW Chapter, Research and Grant Coordinator for DHS/OHA, Public Health graduate student at OHSU.
Her current passion includes working to educate Oregon citizens about the benefits and impact of the Affordable Care Act.