Read the article, Of disparities and diversity: Where are we? by Gloria Sarto, M.D., PhD.
In a 4- to 5-page Microsoft Word document, provide your answers for the questions given below:
Provide a brief summary of the article.
Explain how this article has contributed to your understanding of health disparities experienced by women.
Discuss why it is important to identify disparities between and within different racial and ethnic groups of women.
Explain why African American women have a higher mortality rate from breast cancer although their Caucasian female counterparts have a higher incidence rate. Cite at least two additional articles to support your explanation.
Identify the strategies that are in place to decrease the health disparities of all women.
Support your responses with examples.