APA/SAMHSA Minority Fellow Taps Barbers for Assistance

Teo-Carlo Straun, MD., an APA/SAMHSA Minority Fellowship Program fellow from Yale University, is using some of his minority fellowship funds to support the launch of a highly creative initiative to overcome healthcare disparities in the inner city. The initiative is called the Barbershop Health Network. It was spearheaded by an organization in Worcester, Massachusetts called Mosaic. To learn more about the Barbershop Health Network, listen to this video interview with Straun.