The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Gillings School of Global Public Health (link)

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13th Annual Summer Public Health Research
Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health


MONDAY, June 25, 2007  -  Does Racism Make Us Sick?

2:00 EDT

Stephanie L. Crayton (Moderator) (bio) 
Media Relations Manager, Office of Public Affairs and Marketing
UNC Health Care (website)

“My Spirit Took Care of Me”: Historical Trauma, Discrimination, Health Risks and Outcomes Among American Indians [slides] [handout]
Karina L. Walters, M.S.W., Ph.D. (webpage)
Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute (webpage)
and William P. and Ruth Gerberding Endowed University Professor, University of Washington School of Social Work (webpage)

Discrimination and the Health of Asian Americans [slides] [handout]
Gilbert C. Gee, Ph.D. (webpage)
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health (webpage)

Racial Discrimination in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study [slides] [handout]
Luisa N. Borrell, D.D.S., Ph.D. (webpage)
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and College of Dentistry, and Site Director, Kellogg Scholars for Health Disparities (webpage)

Racism and Health: Understanding Multiple Pathways [slides] [handout]
David R. Williams, Ph.D., M.P.H. (Harvard Public Health Review article)
Florence S. Norman and Laura S. Norman Professor of Public Health, Professor of African and African American Studies and Sociology, Harvard University (webpage)

3:05 EDT

Audience, telephone, and email questions and discussion

4:00 EDT

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Last updated: 6/23,24/2007, 8/27/2009 by Vic Schoenbach