COVID-19 and Systemic Racism: Two Pandemics Ravaging our Nation

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

As COVID-19 rages on, alumna Dr. Sherita Hill Golden (Med ’94), Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Johns Hopkins Medicine joins Retold and the 2021 Community MLK Celebration for a timely discussion on the interwoven impact of COVID-19 and systemic racism on Americans today. Special introduction by Dr. Maurice Apprey, professor of psychiatric medicine at the UVA School of Medicine and dean of the University’s Office of African-American Affairs.

Sponsored by the UVA Alumni Association, UVA Medical Alumni Association and the Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.