Access to Healthcare and Services in Grays Ferry

By Isabelle Breier One of my projects this summer as a Public Research Intern in Beyond the Lab has been to research services available for Grays Ferry residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. The services that are and are not present in the Grays Ferry neighborhood highlight the striking disparities present within the city of Philadelphia;Continue reading “Access to Healthcare and Services in Grays Ferry”

Infrastructure and Public Health in Grays Ferry

By Isabelle Breier It may seem strange to think about at first, but the connections between infrastructure and public health run deep. This is because the neighborhoods, conditions, and environments in which we live have a significant influence on our state of health. For example, if you live in a food desert, or a neighborhoodContinue reading “Infrastructure and Public Health in Grays Ferry”