The pandemic has highlighted health inequities that disproportionately impact vulnerable populations by creating and exacerbating poverty and leading to decreased life expectancy throughout the world. Join the Rev. Phillip Jackson of Trinity Church Wall Street as he speaks to leaders and experts, exploring this important topic and what needs to change.
All events will be free to attend. Our first event on September 9 event will be virtual. Currently, all events after September (November 11-April 28) are scheduled to be held in person at Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan and online. A reception will follow each live event.
The History and Reality of Health Equity
Thursday, September 9, 6-7pm (register on Zoom)
A conversation about the history of racial healthcare disparities and how they impact healthcare today.
• Dr. Vanessa Northington Gamble, professor at George Washington University and historian of American medicine
• Dr. Catherine Meeks, executive director, Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing and Reconciliation
Register now for the following Thursday night Trinity Talks events:
November 11, 2021 | Notes from the Field: Health Equity
January 13, 2022 | Violence as a Public Health Issue
March 10, 2022 | Medical Debt and the Health of the Country
April 28, 2022 | Health Equity and the Global Perspective