CommentaryBuilding Health Equity A Community-Driven Approach to Confront Racism, Promote Racial Healing, and Sustain Equitable Opportunities for Optimal HealthFerrer, Barbara PhD, MPH, MEdAuthor Information W.K. Kellogg Foundation, One Battle Creek, Michigan. Correspondence: Barbara Ferrer, PhD, MPH, Med, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, One Michigan Ave E, Battle Creek, MI 49017 (Barbara.firstname.lastname@example.org) The author declares no conflicts of interest. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: January/February 2016 - Volume 22 - Issue - p S110-S111 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000364 Buy Metrics This commentary describes health equity as a community-driven approach to confront racism, promote racial healing, and sustain equitable opportunities for optimal health. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.