Date(s) - 07/27/2021
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
July 27: “Racism in Contemporary Medicine” with Dr. Otis Brawley
The discussion will feature Dr. Otis Brawley, an American physician, author, and professor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 19, 2021
CONTACT: ACLU Florida Media Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT: The ACLU of Florida Chapters will be hosting their latest installment of their Racial Justice Series discussion featuring Dr. Otis Brawley. The segment is entitled “Racism in Contemporary Medicine.”
WHO: Dr. Otis Brawley is an American physician and the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Oncology and Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University. He served as Chief Medical and Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President of the American Cancer Society from 2007 to 2018. Brawley is also the author of “How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America.”
As an experienced medical professional, Brawley is passionate about the politics of illness and healthcare.
WHEN: Tuesday, July 27, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Virtually via Zoom. RSVP to receive the Zoom event details. Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom details: aclufl.org/racismincontemporarymedicine
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