Scientific Racism and Anti-Racism: History and Recent Perspectives

The Center for Community Health Education Research and Service (CCHERS) is excited to announce an upcoming Panel Discussion on Scientific Racism and Anti-Racism: History and Recent Perspectives. This is the second session of the Community COVID-19 Conversations on Race, Racism and Research in the Medical Mecca. The goal of the session is to facilitate a dialogue between community members and researchers about the implications of scientific racism and anti-racism to science, research, and healthcare today.

For any other questions, contact:

Apriani Oendari at

or Justin Zhang at

See you on the 25th!

The discussion will be moderated by Mary Ann Nelson, Esq., Executive Director of Mission Hill Health Movement and Vice Chairperson of CCHERS Board of Directors, and feature expert panelists:

· Nancy Krieger, PhD – Professor of Social Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health

· Jean Wu, PhD – Senior Lecturer (Emerita), Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism and Diaspora, Tufts University

· Paris “AJ” Adkins-Jackson, PhD - Research Fellow, CARE Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School