Watch “The Biology of Race in the absence of Biological Races” by Dr. Rick Kittles
Watch video or read transcript:
- Maroney T and Zuckerman B. “The Talk,” Physician Version: Special Considerations for African American, Male Adolescents. Pediatrics. 2018;141(2):e20171462
Goal for these activities:
- Recognize why using race in biomedical studies can be problematic.
- Recognize how and why race is a social and political construct and its current function in society.
- Recognize how race is still used in medicine, and “pros” and “cons” to using race as a social identifier.