Racism and its Impact on Children's Health

Webinar //

Date:

Oct 13 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Description

During this one hour webinar, sponsored by APHA and the American Academy of Pediatrics, learn about the impact of race and racism on children's health. Speakers will discuss racism as an Adverse Childhood Event and a cause of toxic stress; the impact of racism on children's health outcomes; the concept of racial socialization, and its role in helping children learn to navigate race issues. The webinar will include practical strategies for pediatricians and public health professionals to address these issues in the community, and clinical practice

Featured Speakers:

Roy Wade Jr., MD, PhD, MPH 
Ashaunta T. Anderson, MD, MPH, MSHS, FAAP

Registration Information

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