While medical care is important, your ZIP code has more to do with your health than visits to the doctor. In a “Delaware Voice” essay for the The News Journal, Rita Landgraf and Erin Knight explain how the differences in health and education outcomes are shaped. Read the article.
Landgraf is the director of the Partnership for Healthy Communities and a professor of practice in the College of Health Sciences; she previously served as Delaware’s secretary of Health and Social Services. Knight is associate director of the Partnership for Healthy Communities and associate director of the Center for Community Research and Service.