Alex B. Hill is a Project Coordinator and Community Health Worker in Detroit. Through a multidisciplinary research center at Wayne State University, he addresses the impacts of health disparities from chronic diseases in the AfricanAmerican community. His personal research is focused on food access, health disparities and racial justice. Alex’s projects and research focus on the need for greater community involvement at all levels and specifically highlights the intersections of power, privilege and race. In his free time, he advocates for citizen engagement in open data and regularly writes a map and geography focused blog, DETROITography.com.
Updated May 2015