Yesterday's email was about the history of racism in health care. This email centers on the legacy of that history and disparities today.
Article: Read this article about the dangerous racial and ethnic stereotypes that still exist in medicine and how they impact the care that people of color receive.
Audio: Listen to this four-minute NPR report about how unconscious bias becomes dangerous in emergency medical situations when providers make decisions based on stereotypes.
Spotlight: How does racism make us sick? In this TED Talk, David R. Williams presents evidence that racism is producing a rigged system and offers hopeful examples of programs across the U.S. working to dismantle discrimination.