Professor Bridgette Brawner Publishes Paper in the American Journal of Public Health

PRSS Working Group member Professor Bridgette Brawner co-authored a paper that was recently published in the American Journal of Public Health. The paper, "Partnering Medical Students with Barbers to Cut Hypertension in Black Men," examined a program that Penn medical students established in partnership with West Philadelphia barber Darryl Thomas. Members of the Student National Medical Association visit the barbershop and provide blood pressure screenings to customers.

The paper's authors were Yoonhee P. Ha, Leah D. Seifu, Lisa M. Lewis, Roxanne Dupuis, Bridgette M. Brawner, and Carolyn Cannuscio. You can read the paper here.