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Approaches and Theories to Understanding Black Health and Systemic Anti-Black Racism (Part 2)

June 19, 2024, 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. ET

In this second session, participants will delve into the application of critical race theory related to the structural and social determinants of Black health, including discussions on race-based data collection and an introduction to the Black Health Primer developed by the Black Health Education Collaborative.


  • Sume Ndumbe-Eyoh, Executive Director of the Black Health Education Collaborative, Assistant Professor in the Clinical Public Health Division, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • OmiSoore Dryden, D., James R. Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University; co-lead, co-founder of Black Health Education Collaborative (BHEC)


  • Kent Loftsgard, Co-Chair, Healthcare Excellence Canada’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Virtual Learning Exchange
  • Brady Comeau, Senior Program Lead, Healthcare Excellence Canada

Please note that by completing this registration form, you’re signing up to attend both part 1 and part 2. It’s recommended that participants join both sessions to get the full breadth of the content and topic areas.

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Introduction to Black Health and Disrupting Anti-Black Racism in Healthcare (Part 1)

May 22, 2024, 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. ET

This session will introduce the importance of focusing on Black health through the exploration of the history of anti-Black racism in healthcare in Canada.

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