Webinar: “Racing” the social determinants of health and health equity (Part 1 of 2)
This webinar is the first of a two-part series on the impact of racism on health. The aim of the discussions is to explore approaches to addressing racism, as well as how to improve the health of Indigenous and racialized peoples.
In this first webinar, our speakers will focus on the following topics:
- Introducing racism as a determinant of health and well-being
- Describing core concepts related to systemic racism
- Highlighting the impact of racism on health
- Sume Ndumbe-Eyoh, Knowledge Translation Specialist, NCCDH
- Dr. Ingrid Waldron, Associate Professor, Dalhousie University School of Nursing, and Director, Environmental Noxiousness, Racial Inequities & Community Health Project (The ENRICH Project)
Recording here (English only).
- Dr. Ingrid Waldron,
- Sume Ndumbe-Eyoh
Sume Ndumbe-Eyoh, MHSc
Senior Knowledge Translation Specialist
Sume has professional experiences in equity-focused organizational and community development and change, social justice education, HIV/AIDS prevention, research, knowledge translation, evaluation and women's rights with local, provincial and global organizations. Sume has previously contributed to teams at the Program Training and Consultation Centre of the Smoke Free Ontario Strategy, the Regional Diversity Roundtable, Ontario HIV Treatment Network, Southern African AIDS Trust and the Centre for Social Justice. Sume holds a Masters of Health Sciences in Health Promotion and Global Health from the University of Toronto.firstname.lastname@example.org