“COVID-19, US health inequities, and the long reach of history”

Wednesday, June 30, 2021: 5:00pm to 6:00pm EST

Professors Evelynn Hammonds (FAS) and Nancy Krieger (HSPH) will engage in a conversation focused on the intertwined sociopolitical and socioeconomic drivers of racialized health inequities during the COVID-19 pandemic. This talk will draw on the professors' distinct and overlapping expertise in relation to history of science, social epidemiology, and a shared commitment to understanding and addressing societal health inequities from the past to the present. The conversation will be moderated by Michael Jeffries, Professor of American Studies & Dean of Academic Affairs, Wellesley College.

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