Dr. Lorraine Cole: President, Black Women's Health Imperative
That's how many strides on her pedometer Dr. Lorraine Cole takes every day. She takes the strides because as the president and CEO of the Washington, D.C.-based Black Women's Health Imperative, she knows that every step toward good health--and away from the medical problems that have plagued Black women for generations--counts.
Dr. Cole's mission is extremely personal, and her motivation is strong. Leading the nation's only not-for-profit organization solely dedicated to improving the health status of Black women worldwide is a daunting challenge, but one that she is uniquely prepared for.
When she talks about the health of Black women, she doesn't …
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Publication information: Article title: Dr. Lorraine Cole: President, Black Women's Health Imperative. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Ebony. Volume: 59. Issue: 12 Publication date: October 2004. Page number: 26. © 1999 Johnson Publishing Co. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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