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Q&A: Heather Torok, vice president for programs and strategy at the Saint Luke's Foundation

Jun 18th, 2018

Heather Torok is a vice president for programs and strategy at the Saint Luke's Foundation in Cleveland. Torok spoke with Interact for Health about how the foundation works to address health inequity. Heather Torok

Interact for Health: Could you explain more about the Saint Luke's Foundation and its goals?

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Q&A: Jessica Hembree, program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City

May 21st, 2018

Jessica Hembree is a program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Hembree spoke with Interact for Health about the foundation's youth tobacco prevention efforts.

Interact for Health: Could you explain more about the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City and its goals?

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Red Bike Go makes bike share more equitable

Apr 19th, 2018

With the help of a grant from Interact for Health, Cincy Red Bike has launched Red Bike Go, a discounted $5 monthly membership program to ensure that everyone has access to Cincinnati's bike-share system.

Cincy Red Bike has been successful in its four years, logging more than 320,000 rides since 2014. But people with lower income have been less likely than people with higher... Read More

Q&A: Mary Kay Irwin, director of school health services at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Apr 17th, 2018

Mary Kay Irwin is the director of school health services at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Irwin spoke with Interact for Health about Nationwide Children's Hospital's work to connect children to health care by creating access point at schools. Mary Kay Irwin

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Q&A: Nancy Hale, president and CEO of Operation UNITE

Mar 26th, 2018

Nancy Hale is president and CEO of Operation UNITE, a nonprofit addressing opioid misuse through education, law enforcement and treatment. Hale spoke with Interact for Health about how the organization uses that three-pronged approach to stem the opioid misuse epidemic in Kentucky.

Interact for Health: Could you explain more about Operation UNITE and its goals?

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