Race/ Health/ Equity Resources
Book: Iyer, D. (2015). We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future (1st ed.). New York: The New Press.
Podcast: Code Switch (NPR)
Video: Letters for Black Lives (A letter from young Asian Americans to their families)
Book: Kendi, I. X., & Lukashevsky, A. (2020b). Antiracist Baby. Penguin Young Readers Group.
Website: Woke Kindergarten
Article: McIntosh, P., & Wellesley College Center for Research on Women. (1988). White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack (This essay is excerpted from Working Paper 189. “White Privilege and Male Privilege: A Personal Account of Coming To See Correspondences through Work in Women’s Studies”).
Article: DiAngelo, R. (2011). White Fragility. International Journal of Critical Pedagogy, 3(3), 54–70.
Video: Robin DiAngelo on White Fragility (PBS)
Website: Racism Scale
Website: Understanding Race- Glossary
Article: How to Reduce Implicit Bias
Article: Annual Reviews. (2020, June 4). Curbing implicit bias: what works and what doesn’t. Knowable Magazine: From Annual Reviews.
Book: Banaji, M., & Greenwald, A. (2016). Blindspot (1st ed.). New York: Bantam Books.
Interactive: Implicit Association Test
Video: The Look
Race & Genetics
Definitions of Race
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.
Race & Lived Experience
Video: Marley (2012- Trailer)
Race & Equity
Race & Healthcare
Race & Primary Care
Article: Vyas, D. A., Eisenstein, L. G., & Jones, D. S. (2020). Hidden in Plain Sight — Reconsidering the Use of Race Correction in Clinical Algorithms. New England Journal of Medicine, 231–234.
Article: Torres, N. (2018, August 10). Research: Having a Black Doctor Led Black Men to Receive More Effective Care. Harvard Business Review.
Article: Genetics and BRCA in Primary Care
Interactive: Breast Cancer Genetics Screening Tool (B-RST)
Video: The Tamale Lesson
Racial Health Disparities
Video: Race-Based Inequalities in Health Insurance & Health Outcomes (Brookings Institute)
Race & Maternal Health
Article: America Is Failing Its Black Mothers
Race & COVID
Race & Research
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: All of Us
Website: Black Women's Health Study
Website: Pacific Islands Family Study
Website: Tribal Epidemiology Centers
Definitions of Racism
Article: Guide to responding to Microaggressions (Nadal, K. (2014). A guide to responding to microaggressions. CUNY Forum, 2(1), 71-76)
Article: Responding to Microaggressions and Bias ( Adapted from: Goodman, D. (2011). Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups. New York: Routledge)
Article: Sue, D. W., Alsaidi, S., Awad, M. N., Glaeser, E., Calle, C. Z., & Mendez, N. (2019). Disarming racial microaggressions: Microintervention strategies for targets, White allies, and bystanders. American Psychologist, 74(1), 128–142.
Racism & History
Book: Zinn, H. (2003). A people's history of the United States (20th ed.). New York: HarperCollins Publishers.
Interactive: The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow: Pbs.org.
Podcast: Seeing White- Scene on Radio.
Podcast: The 1619 Project
Video: 13th (2016- Full Film)
Social Determinants of Health
Video: Social Determinants of Health (Let’s Learn Public Health)