HETSS Announcements

HETSS Events

2/24/23: Recording of Dorothy Roberts & Torn Apart
Please join us in conversation with Dorothy Roberts about her book, "Torn Apart: How the child welfare system destroys black families - and how abolition can build a safer world." Panelists include: Yolanda Vera, Esq. (Sr. Health Deputy, LA County 2nd District Supervisor Holly Mitchell); Denese Shervington, MD, MPH (Chair of Psychiatry, CDU); Nichole Roxas, MD, MPH (Child Psychiatry Fellow, UCLA); Kenyon Lee Whitman, PhD (Assistant Professor, UNLV; Foster care expert and former foster youth). Introduction by Helena Hansen, MD, PhD. Moderated by Eraka Bath, MD.

To learn more about the panel, please click here.

HETSS Webinars

For the complete list of previous HETSS Webinar recordings, please check out our Youtube playlist. If you can't make them live they are retroactively available in our event series playlist.

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The Health Justice Internship (HJI) provides first generation BIPOC pre-health and equity-oriented students with an opportunity to (1) engage in medical student and community-led curriculum around structural racism, vulnerability, and social justice in medicine, (2) receive personal and professional mentorship, and (3) complete a tangible project geared towards improving health in communities they call home. 


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