MOSP meets at the Ethical Society of St Louis at
9001 Clayton Rd., just west of the Galleria.
Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted and are open to the public. Ample parking is located in the back lot near the door to the Hanke Room (where the meetings are usually held).
(In case a cancellation due to weather is necessary, consult the MoSP website at www.mosp.us after 2pm on the day of the program.)
Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, 6:30 pm
"Separate and Unequal:
How Universal Health Care Would Reduce Racial Disparities"
by Mark S. Krasnoff MD, director for Physicians for a National Health Program-St. Louis
"Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane." ---The Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.
(January 19 is the federal holiday for to honor the work of Dr. King)
African American lives are five years shorter than those of white Americans for several reasons, particularly affordable health care. Learn about the medical reasons of racial disparities and how universal health care can help our nation close the gap. Dr. Krasnoff welcomes your discussion questions.
Mark S. Krasnoff MD is a general internist with SSM Medical Group at St. Mary's Health Center where he serves as chairman of the peer review committee. He is past president of the medical staff of SSM Rehab.
Missourians for Single Payer's first public program for 2015, Thursday, January 15, at 6:30 pm in the Hanke Room at the Ethical Society of St. Louis, 9001 Clayton Road, ample parking in the rear of the building by the back entrance.
For cancellations due to weather, consult this website after 2 pm on Jan 15.