aamc.org does not support this web browser.

Generation Z Challenges Partisan Divides for Health Equity

Aug. 14, 2023

An article published in the American Journal of Public Health and authored by AAMC staff looks at data from the Center for Health Justice’s December 2022 nationally representative poll of Generation Z adults. The analysis found that despite a diversity of political identification, there was broad agreement about the importance of health care, economic, and housing policy to improve the health of communities. Engaging these young people will be key to mobilizing and developing the next generation to be the health equity leaders of tomorrow.

Read the article.

Young people raising their fists in solidarity at a protest.

Generation Z Takes the Reins

Young Americans are using their increasing political power to champion the vital conditions for health and well-being. Learn more about the data from this poll and what it has to say about the values of this group.

Read the Brief