1619 to 2019: Confronting the Legacy of Slavery for Health Equity event

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Join us from 3 – 6 p.m. on December 11, 2019 at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, for “1619 to 2019: Confronting the Legacy of Slavery for Health Equity in Baltimore and Across the United States.

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is hosting a forum to examine the complex history of slavery and its impact on health equity in Baltimore, Maryland, and across the United States on Wednesday, December 11.The event will be co-hosted by the Center for Health Equity and Urban Health Institute at Johns Hopkins University and the Department of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
There will be two panel discussions. The first will focus on the historical legacy of slavery for health equity, and the second with a focus on Baltimore.

For more information please visit the the event website.

The event will be webcast starting at 3:00 p.m. on December 11.

Sponsors:

  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity
  • Urban Health Institute
  • Office of Public Health Practice and Training