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Health Disparities – Why Race Matters
Racial health disparities, particularly maternal health, are a significant issue. In this session, Vernellia Randall will: (1) describe the relevant health status of African Americans to White Americans (with specific attention on maternal and neonatal health); (2) define race and racism; (3) explain the role of race and racism in health care disparities; (4) explain the interaction of embedded social/ racial inequalities and personal behavior on health status with particular attention on the impact of racial stress; (5) discuss discrimination in health care and it role in health disparities; and (6) discuss the role of the law in eliminating racism and discrimination.
what you get
- Last up to one hour
- Allow for up to 200 connections into the Cast (a connection is a login from a unique location)
- Include the two-way video experience (including interactive HD streaming video and audio) and dedicated support