Black Feminist Health Science Studies Symposium

Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 1:00pm to 5:30pm

Virtual Event

Black Feminist Health Science Studies Symposium on Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 1-5:30pm EST in Zoom. Mark your calendars, more information to come.

Confirmed speakers:
Ruha Benjamin, Professor, African American Studies, Princeton University
Harriet Washington, science writer, editor, and medical ethicist
Evelynn Hammonds, Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science, Professor, African and African American Studies, Harvard University  
Patricia Williams, University Distinguished Professor of Law and Humanities, Northeastern University  
Nicole Charles, Assistant Professor, Women and Gender Studies, University of Toronto Mississauga
OmiSoore Dryden, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University
Adeola Oni-Orisan, MD, PhD, Resident in Family Medicine at University of California  
Ugo Edu, Assistant Professor, Department of African American Studies, UCLA

Sponsored by Prof. Moya Bailey, MLK Visiting Professor in the Women’s and Gender Studies Program

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Academic, Health/Wellness, Diversity/Inclusion

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MIT Community, Students, Faculty, Staff

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School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS)

Women's and Gender Studies
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