Newsletter

Inform • Inspire • Involve

As a group, we release a regular newsletter entitled ‘Inequality Matters’. Through our newsletters you can discover useful podcasts, articles, events and social media accounts to learn more about health inequity and what we as students can do to help.

To look at our past editions, take a look below:


February 2021 – Sheffield

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As we bid farewell to a turbulent 2020, a new year marks a new beginning, and with this edition, we wanted to share a message of hope. Read on to discover how members of our community are striving towards better health for all right here in Sheffield.

Written by students at the University of Sheffield


December 2020 – Leeds

In this issue Dr James Matheson, Chair of the RCGP Health Inequalities Standing Group, discusses the problems that virtual consultations can exacerbate for those already experiencing barriers to healthcare.

Written by students at the University of Leeds

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November 2020 – HYMS

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This edition is a follow up of October 2020’s Black History Month; following the “Black lives matter” campaign highlighting the inequalities Black people suffer.

Written by students at Hull York Medical School


September 2020 – Sheffield

In this issue Dr Elizabeth Walton, co-founder of the Deep End Yorkshire and Humber group, shares some invaluable advice for those wanting to reduce the impact of health inequality

Written by students at the University of Sheffield

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July 2020 – Sheffield

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Hello everyone, this edition of our newsletter is our second to focus on racial injustice in healthcare (read the first edition here). In the seven weeks since the heartbreaking murder of George Floyd, there has been significant momentum behind tackling racial discrimination of all kinds. We hope you find these resources informative and motivating, to continue advocating for justice.

Written by students of the University of Sheffield


June 2020 – Sheffield

Hello everyone, in this edition of the newsletter we are focusing on racial inequality within healthcare, with a particular emphasis on its impact on NHS staff and medical students.

Written by students at the University of Sheffield

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June 2020 – Sheffield

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Welcome to our first Newsletter! This has been put together by an enthusiastic team of two medical students and three doctors, each with a passion for health equity.

Written by students at the University of Sheffield