Mindy Fullilove

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

Mindy Thompson Fullilove, MD, LFAPA, Hon AIA, is a professor of urban policy and health at The New School in New York. She has conducted research on AIDS and other epidemics of poor communities, with a special interest in the relationship between the collapse of communities and declines in health. From her research she has published numerous articles, books, and monographs. A third edition of her book Homeboy Came to Orange: A Story of People’s Power was released in 2018.