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Bessie Young Mielcarek

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Medicine - Nephrology (primary appt.)
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology


Education

MPH   University of Washington, 2001   (Epidemiology)
MD   University of Washington, 1987   (Medicine (MD))
BS   Pacific Lutheran University, 1983   (Chemistry)

Contact Info

email:   youngb@uw.edu

address:
Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
1660 S. Columbian Way S. RDU 111A
Seattle, WA 98108

voice:   206-277-3586

Health disparities; racial and ethnic differences in kidney disease, diabetes, and transplantation


Lyles CR, Karter AJ, Young BA, Spigner C, Grembowski D, Schillinger D, Adler NE. Correlates of Patient-Reported Racial/Ethnic Health Care Discrimination in the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE). J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2011;22(1):211-25.  PMID: 21317516    PMCID: PMC3075840
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