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Race & Health Equity Resources

For Parents

Book: Kendi, I. X., & Lukashevsky, A. (2020b). Antiracist Baby. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Video Playlist: Sesame Street in Communities | Racial Justice

Video: As Early As Five | End Race-Based Hair Discrimination

Video: Letters for Black Lives (A letter from young Asian Americans to their families)  

Video: Black Parents Explain How to Deal With The Police


Video: Muslim Parents' Open Letter To Their Children

Race & History

Book: Brodkin, K. (2000). How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says About Race In America (1st ed.). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.


Book: Guglielmo, J., & Salerno, S. (2003). Are Italians White? How Race Is Made In America (1st ed.). Hoboken: Taylor and Francis.


Book: Ignatiev, N. (2009). How the Irish Became White (1st ed.). New York: Routledge.


Interactive: RACE - History - Race in the U.S.A.: 

Interactive: 'Illicit Cohabitation': Listen To 6 Stunning Moments From Loving V. Virginia: 

Video: Why the US has so many Filipino Nurses

Race & Research

Article: Canty, Lucinda PhD, RN, CNM; Nyirati, Christina PhD, RN; Taylor, Valorie MN, RN; Chinn, Peggy L. PhD, RN, FAAN An Overdue Reckoning on Racism in Nursing, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: February 2022 - Volume 122 - Issue 2 - p 26-34


Article: Chae, D. H., Wang, Y., Martz, C. D., Slopen, N., Yip, T., Adler, N. E., Fuller-Rowell, T. E., Lin, J., Matthews, K. A., Brody, G. H., Spears, E. C., Puterman, E., & Epel, E. S. (2020). Racial discrimination and telomere shortening among African Americans: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Health Psychology, 39(3), 209–219. 


Article: Becker, K. (2017, April 24). Too Many Black Women Die From Breast Cancer. Why? | The Brink. Boston University. 


Book: Washington, H. (2006). Medical apartheid : the dark history of medical experimentation on Black Americans from colonial times to the present (1st ed.) (1st ed., pp. 61- 70, 355). New York: Doubleday.


Interview: 'Henrietta Lacks': A Donor's Immortal Legacy. Fresh Air:  National Public Radio. 


Website: APM Research Lab, Roots Beyond Race, 2019


Video: Center for Alaska Native Health Research  


Website: All of Us  


Website: Black Women's Health Study 


Website: Center for Alaska Native Health Research 


Website: Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research  


Website: Hispanic Community Health Study/ Study of Latinos (SOL): Cuban, Dominican, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Central American, or South American  


Website: MASALA (Mediators of Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America) Study   


Website: Pacific Islands Family Study  


Website: RESPOND Study (Research on Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry: Defining the Roles of Genetics, Tumor Markers, and Social Stress) 


Website: Strong Heart Study: Native Families in AZ, ND, SD, OK 

Website: Tribal Epidemiology Centers 

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