Ending the Legacy of Racism in Medicine
Event Description: False biological concepts of race, structural racism, and conscious or unconscious racial bias all contribute to racial inequities in health. By understanding how racism has helped structure medical knowledge, practice, and policies, we can end this backward legacy and collectively build a more equitable and healthier society.
- Presenter: Dr. Dorothy Roberts
- Event Moderator: Dr. Cathy Donald-Whitney
- Q&A Moderators: Professor Candace Cooper & Associate Dean Pamela Lee
- Date: February 8, 2022
- Time: 10:00 am
Roberts, Dorothy Dr., "Ending the Legacy of Racism in Medicine" (2022). Black American Awareness Committee. 6.