Reborn Not Reformed: Re-Imagining Policing for the Public's Health

Webinar //

Date:

Aug 11 2020, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Description

ADVANCING RACIAL EQUITY 

 

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The third webinar in APHA's Advancing Racial Equity series will:

  • Describe how racism operates in policing and the limitations of reform efforts
  • Discuss the acute and chronic health impacts of over policing on Black and Latinx communities
  • Explain what “Re-Imagining Policing” means for public safety, public health and society overall; and
  • Identify and address the ways in which policing occurs in public health and other sectors.

Mighty Fine, Daniel Webster, Keon Gilbert, Rashawn Ray, Kanwarpal Dhaliwal, Omid Bagheri Garakani

Welcome

  • Mighty Fine, MPH, CHES, Director, Center for Public Health Practice and Professional Development at APHA

Moderator

  • Daniel Webster, ScD, MPH, Bloomberg Professor of American Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Presenters

  • Keon Gilbert, DrPH, MPA, Associate Professor of Behavioral Science and Health Education at Saint Louis University College for Public Health and Social Justice and Co-Founder of the Institute for Healing Justice and Equity
  • Rashawn Ray, PhD, David M. Rubenstein Fellow at The Brookings Institution, and Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland, College Park
  • Kanwarpal Dhaliwal, MPH, Co-founder and Associate Director of the RYSE Center and has served as Adjunct Faculty at San Francisco State University
  • Omid Bagheri Garakani, MPH, Director of Equity and Community Partnership at JustLead Washington and Clinical Faculty at the University of Washington School of Public Health

The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with the webinar audience. The webinar will be recorded and available for on-demand viewing on APHA’s website within a week of the live event. 

Webinar participants can earn 1.5 CPH, CME, CNE, or CHES continuing education credits.

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We encourage you to view webinars from the 2015 series The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation. Check out other APHA racism and health resources, including our popular book, Racism: Science & Tools for the Public Health Professional.

Questions? Contact the APHA Public Health Policy Center.