Racism and its Impact on Children’s Health Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015 I 1-2 p.m. EDT
Recent research paints a stark picture of the impact of racial discrimination on children’s health. Join the American Public Health Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics for a webinar discussion about racism as an adverse childhood event and a cause of toxic stress, and the role of racial socialization in helping children learn to navigate race issues. Register today.
Speakers: Ashaunta T. Anderson, MD, MPH, MSHS, FAAP
University of California, Riverside
Roy Wade Jr., MD, PhD, MPH
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Addressing racism is a critical step in creating the healthiest nation. Building on APHA’s four-part webinar series, The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation, APHA will continue to bring new partners and different expertise to the table to continue the discussion. Visit our website for more webinars on this topic.