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Advancing Racial Equity Series: Webinar 1, Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join APHA for the first webinar in the Advancing Racial Equity Series providing an in-depth look at racism as a driving force for the social determinants of health and equity.

The kick-off webinar of the Advancing Racial Equity series will examine racism and its historic and present day impact on health and well-being. Presenters will:

  • identify the multiple levels on which racism operates;
  • describe the physiological impacts of racism and discrimination on health; and
  • explore the principles for and barriers to achieving health equity.

Learn more and register here.

Welcome:

APHA President-Elect José Ramón Fernández-Peña, MD, MPA

Director of Health Professions Advising at Northwestern University

Presenters:

APHA Past President Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD

2019-2020 Evelyn Green Davis Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

Amani Allen, PhD, MPH

Executive Associate Dean, UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Moderator:

Tia Taylor Williams

Director, APHA Center for Public Health Policy and Center for School Health and Education

Details

Date:
June 9
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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