Nov 3oth Event – Addressing Racism in Medical Research and Publishing: A Discussion for Journalists


The Hastings Center, in partnership with the Center for ELSI Resources & Analysis (CERA), will present an online discussion for journalists, on Tuesday, November 30,  noon – 1:30 pm Eastern time. Click here to register. See details below or visit their website post: Racism and unconscious bias persist in medical research. Given that journalists who write, … Continue reading Nov 3oth Event – Addressing Racism in Medical Research and Publishing: A Discussion for Journalists

Advancing Health Equity: A Guide to Language, Narrative, and Concepts – A Collaboration with the AMA and the AAMC Center for Health Justice


Advancing Health Equity: A Guide to Language, Narrative, and Concepts – a collaboration between the AMA and the AAMC Center for Health Justice. Health equity guide overview from the AMA website below: In 2019, the AMA established the Center for Health Equity to embed and advance equity across all aspects of health care, including within the AMA itself. … Continue reading Advancing Health Equity: A Guide to Language, Narrative, and Concepts – A Collaboration with the AMA and the AAMC Center for Health Justice

ICIRR Report: Overcoming Barriers and Empowering Communities: The Immigrant Health Academy


ICIRR’s Immigrant Health Academy website ICIRR and the Center for Community Health Equity at DePaul University released the report, Overcoming Barriers and Empowering Communities: The Immigrant Health Academy, that outlines the health disparities and access barriers immigrants face in obtaining healthcare in the Chicagoland region and articulates the goals of the Academy. Read full report … Continue reading ICIRR Report: Overcoming Barriers and Empowering Communities: The Immigrant Health Academy

Nov 1 Event: Culture as Healing – A Conversation with Luis Rodriguez


When: November 1 at 6pm – Register here Join us for a conversation on alternatives to crime and prevention, street intervention, cultural work and community healing with 2014 Los Angeles Poet Laureate and author of Always Running: La Vida Loca, Gang Days in L.A. (1993) and It Calls you Back: An Odyssey Through Love, Addiction, Revolutions And Healing (2011), Luis … Continue reading Nov 1 Event: Culture as Healing – A Conversation with Luis Rodriguez

Oct 27 Event: Skill Building for Restorative Justice featuring Sandra Sosa


Skill Building for Restorative Justice featuring Sandra Sosa (https://burnsinstitute.org/staff/sandra-sosa/). Participants will explore and learn some foundational concepts as principles of peace-making/talking circles. Wed. Oct. 27th, 6-7:30 pm Central Time. Register in advance for this meeting:https://depaul.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYpc-irqDsoG9LP96jB3C5fNi0CdYGV1roA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Co-organizers: The Center for Black Diaspora, the Center … Continue reading Oct 27 Event: Skill Building for Restorative Justice featuring Sandra Sosa