Wellness Wednesday: HIV in the African American Community, Evidence-based Health Care, Zika Virus
African Americans represent 12 percent of the U.S. population, but accounted for 44 percent of estimated new HIV diagnosis in 2014. Coming up this hour, why that is and what is being done to address it. Also, a new study reveals a lack of evidence-based practices in hospitals and explains the impact it has. And, the Zika Virus-- what is known and what is still being discovered.
- Dr. Mysheika Roberts, Medical Director and Assistant Health Commissioner, Columbus Public Health
- Bernadette Melnyk, Dean, Ohio State School of Nursing and Chief Wellness Officer, Ohio State University
- Dr. Diane Gorgas, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center and Executive Director of The Health Sciences Center for Global Health, Ohio State University
This show originally aired on February 10, 2016 at 11 a.m.