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REMOTE EVENT: The Color of Health: Examining Racism as a Public Health Crisis

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

Join Ohio State’s Center for Ethics and Human Values and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Humanities Center at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) for a panel discussion about public policy, health care access, race and racism in Ohio. This panel is part of an ongoing collaboration between Ohio State and Tri-C to host thoughtful conversations on issues facing our state.

Feb. 24, Noon – 1 p.m.

In recent months, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, the Cuyahoga and Franklin County boards of health and numerous others have recognized racism as a public health crisis.

Join Ohio State’s Center for Ethics and Human Values and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Humanities Center at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) for a panel discussion about public policy, health care access, race and racism in Ohio. This panel is part of an ongoing collaboration between Ohio State and Tri-C to host thoughtful conversations on issues facing our state.

Additional event cosponsors are the City Club of Cleveland and the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at the University of Akron.

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Panelists:

Yvonka Marie Hall, MPA (Executive Director, Northeast Ohio Black Health Coalition)

J. Nwando Olayiwola, M.D., MPH, FAAFP (Professor and Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine, The Ohio State University)

Sherrie D. Williams, M.D., MHS (Chair, 340B Health Board of Directors; Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine; Medical Staff, The MetroHealth System)

Moderated by: Winston C. Thompson, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, College of Education and Human Ecology, The Ohio State University)

Free and open to the public. Register at tri-c.edu/colorofhealth

Contact colorofhealth@tri-c.edu if you have questions about the event or accommodations requests.

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tri-c-color-of-health-tickets-135856447291
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