Jay Kaufman

Suicide and homicide rates show large racial disparities across U.S. states

Published: 23Apr2018

Southern and Western states have the highest rates of white firearm suicide, while Midwestern states have highest rates of black firearm homicide, according to new research from McGill University....

Genetics: no evidence of role in racial mortality gap

Published: 16Mar2015

Despite numerous genomic studies, evidence for a genetic contribution to cardiovascular disease disparities in blacks versus whites provide little insight

HPV vaccine shows early benefits in young girls

Published: 27Apr2015

Data from Ontario show early benefits from the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in young girls, according to a new study by researchers at Queen’s University and McGill.