Drawing on developmental theories of race, this presentation will synthesize two decades of research on the messages adolescents send and receive about race online. From articles on the contributions of one’s racial-ethnic group to viral videos of police killings, it outlines how engagement with race-related content and discussions online impacts academic, behavioral and mental health … Continue reading "A Program of Research on the Role of Race in Adolescent Academic and Social Life Online | SBS Racism & Health Seminar Series"
Dr. Carol Graham is Leo Pasvolsky Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, a College Park Professor at the University of Maryland, and a Senior Scientist at Gallup. Her areas of expertise include poverty, inequality, subjective wellbeing, the economics of happiness and development economics. She is the author of many books, including Happiness for All? Unequal Hopes … Continue reading "When Twin Public Health Crises Meet: Trends in Ill-Being and Deaths of Despair during the COVID Pandemic | CHH Seminar Series"
The CHOICES Project is excited to host the second event in our CHOICES Web Forum series. In this panel, key leaders in the field will discuss strategies in the health care setting that can improve population health and reduce disparities in obesity-related health behaviors and outcomes and can be feasibly implemented across cities, counties, and states … Continue reading "Investing in Prevention: How a Clinical Strategy in Denver Could Improve Health and Address Health Equity"
The Women, Gender & Health Concentration will kick off the year and welcome new students. Lean how you can be involved, plan events, and complete the concentration. All of WGH events give recognition to the diversity and inequities among people all genders in relation to race, ethnicity, nationality, class, sexual orientation, age, etc. and that … Continue reading "Women, Gender & Health Welcome Event"
Please join the Maternal and Child Health Center of Excellence virtually for an information session on the Maternal and Child Health concentration, September 13th from 1-2pmET Register for Zoom information.