Christopher King Moderated Health Affairs Event about Structural Racism and Health Outcomes in DC

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On Monday February 7, 2022, Dr. Christopher King, along with Amanda Michelle Gomez, moderated the discussion, hosted by Health Affairs, around the research on “Race, Place, And Structural Racism: A Review Of Health And History In DC”. Dr. King provided historical background on the relationship between structural racism and historical events socially, economically, and politically disenfranchised Black residents in the District of Columbia, which have yielded stark differences in health outcomes by race and place.

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Read more about the event on the Health Affairs’ website.