College of
Human
Medicine

2022 Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Celebration and Reflection

COVID-19 Exposes the Existence of Racism in Health Care

Thursday, January 20 at 5:45 p.m. ET via Zoom
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About the Speaker

Dr. Rachel R. Hardeman is a tenured Associate Professor in the Division of Health Policy & Management at the University of Minnesota’s School of Public Health, the Blue Cross Endowed Professor in Health and Racial Equity, and the Founding Director of the Center for Antiracism Research for Health Equity. A reproductive health equity researcher, she applies the tools of population health science and health services research to elucidate a critical and complex determinant of health inequity—racism. Her work aims to link structural racism to health, identify opportunities for intervention, and dismantle the systems that allow inequities to persist.