Combating Racism and Place-ism in Medicine
40,671 views | J. Nwando Olayiwola • TEDxKingLincolnBronzeville
Race shouldn’t determine your health. Zip code shouldn’t change your life expectancy. Dr. Nwando Olayiwola explains how the medical profession does harm to patients by perpetuating racism & committing place-ism, ignoring place & health connections. She offers solutions for how technology & educational reform can help.