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Health Equity Learning Series

Event Type: Special Events
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/8/2018
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
 Health Equity Learning Series presents “Race in Today’s Medicine: Science, History, and Myth” with Harriet A. Washington

Harriet A. Washington is a science writer, editor, and ethicist. She will discuss health inequities from the lens of structural racism, including an examination of medical experimentation on people of color, gene patenting and other topics.

She is the award-winning author of Infectious Madness: The Surprising Science of How We “Catch” Mental Illness, Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present, and others.

Lunch included. Spanish language interpretation and childcare provided.

RSVP: Edgar Dominguez, edgardominguez.co@gmail.com

LOCATION:
Fort Collins Police Department Community Room
2221 S Timberline Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80525
*The Community Room is ADA accessible
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