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Reflections on Race and Medicine: Past, Present, and Future

Elizabeth and Chauncey Leake Memorial Fund

Reflections on Race and Medicine
in the USA:
Past, Present, and Future


Damon Tweedy, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Duke University School of Medicine and
Staff Psychiatrist, Durham Veteran Affairs
Health Care System


Thursday, April 28, 2022
12:00-1:00pm CT


During 2020, the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, with its disparate racial
outcomes, coupled with the nationwide protests following George Floyd’s murder,
sparked a renewed conversation on race in America. In his talk, Dr. Tweedy will
explore the dilemma of race within the medical school and hospital setting,
highlighting the challenges faced by Black patients and Black doctors while
reviewing recent developments and reforms in the field.

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