Matariki Lecture Series: Racism and social determinants of health
- Date: –10:30
- Location: Please register for your place!
- Lecturer: Irene Molina, Uppsala University, CEMFOR. Professor Pat Dudgeon (University of Western Australia), Dr Donna Cormack (University of Otago, New Zealand).
- Organiser: The Matariki Network of Universities (MNU)
- Contact person: Anna Singer
Matariki Lecture Series – Race, Racism and Decolonisation presents: EVENT 1: "RACISM AND SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH.
Matariki Lecture Series"Race, Racism and Decolonisation"
Date: Thursday 21th October
Time: Local times for partners: Dartmouth / Queen's: 3:00-4:30am, Durham: 8:00-9:30am, Uppsala / Tübingen: 9:00-10:30am, UWA: 3:00-4:30pm, Otago: 8:00-9:30pm
Irene Molina, Uppsala University, CEMFOR.
“How racism, discrimination and segregation have affected the outcomes of COVID-19".
Professor Pat Dudgeon (University of Western Australia)
“Social and emotional wellbeing: Dismantling systemic racism.”
Dr Donna Cormack (University of Otago, New Zealand)
“The impacts of racism on Māori health and health inequities.”
To register for your place, please visit: https://uwa.zoom.us/webinar/register/ WN_zqsAf1QvRsyxfLQGmqxasQ
Meet the speakers...
The first such series, on the theme of “Human Evolution”, was successfully held in March 2021. Led and hosted by the University of Tübingen, speakers from Tübingen, Uppsala, Dartmouth and Durham delivered short (15 minute) lectures on different aspects of the wider topic, followed by a live Q&A / panel discussion session featuring all members. The YouTube recording can be viewed here
Planning is now well underway for the second series, which will be on the theme of “Race, Racism and Decolonisation”. This broad theme will cover a range of different aspects and viewpoints within the series and the following three sub-themes have been defined:
Event dates have now been confirmed as follows:
Event 1 – Racism and social determinants of health: Thursday 21st October (8:00-9:30am UK time);
Event 2 – Practical impacts of racism on everyday living: Monday 25th October (3:00-4:30pm UK time);
Event 3 – Decolonisation: Wednesday 27th October (midnight – 1:30am UK time). NB this will be the previous evening (Tuesday 26th) for colleagues in North America.