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Black Lives, Black Lungs: Life or Breath

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

| Free

An important topic returns with new speakers and new research.

Join the Health Equity Series for a community discussion on health disparities in the Richmond community and across the Commonwealth of Virginia. Life or Breath will cover the inequities of lung health in Black and Brown communities.

Speakers include:
Patrick Nana-Sinkam, M.D., Wright Center associate director and Chair of the Division of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Rachel Hunley, M.A., community engagement program manager at the Wright Center

Moderated by: Sherrick Hill, community health educator and facilitator at VCU Massey Cancer Center’s Office of Health Equity and Disparities Research

The Wright Center’s Health Equity Series is a quarterly exploration of health disparities with collaborating partners locally, in Virginia and nationwide. Expert guests discuss the latest research, listen to attendees and plan a way forward – through community-engaged research and increased awareness for all.

Free and open to all. Registration required.

Details

Date:
December 14
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
Event Type:
Website:
https://vcu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0td-yrqjoqGt1Q_EJeyjRCxUsZL2dmayhy
Organizer:
VCU C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research
Locality:
Richmond City
Open to the public:
Yes

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