Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Racism as a Social Determinant of Equity

Posted: 10/26/2020 (CSDE Seminar Series)

At the CSDE seminar on October 30th, Dr. Wendy Barrington will present “Racism as a Social Determinant of Equity. The talk will highlight how race has been conceptualized in research, how historic racial injustices continue to operate today through structuring exposures to the social determinants of health, including socioeconomic status and neighborhood resources, and impacts related to the burden of cancer and COVID-19. Dr. Barrington is an Associate Professor in the UW School of Nursing, Adjunct Associate Professor in the Departments of Epidemiology and Health Services in the UW School of Public Health. She is currently an Affiliate Investigator with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Register for Dr. Barrington’s Zoom seminar here.

Date: 10/30/2020

Time: 12.30 - 1.30PM Pacific Time

Location: Virtual via Zoom

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