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Reckoning with the Past and Building Trust: A Conversation about the COVID Vaccine and Black Communities

Nationally respected doctor and scholar Dr. George C. Hill, a graduate of Camden High School and of Rutgers University–Camden, will lead a discussion about how the history of scientific mistreatment of Black people by the medical community is impacting desires to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations. Camden Mayor Frank Moran will offer introductory comments at the start of the event. A Q&A with Dr. Hill, featuring Dr. Jubril Oyeyemi, medical director of care management initiatives at the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, and moderated by Dr. Tyshaneka Saffold, a clinical instructor of nursing at Rutgers–Camden, will follow the talk. There is no charge for this event. Learn more. Advance registration is requested.

Sponsored by the Office of Civic Engagement. Questions? Contact Dr. Nyeema Watson, vice chancellor for diversity, inclusion, and civic engagement.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm