39.2 Addressing Racial Disparities in Medical Treatment

What:
Student Poster
When:
11:00 AM, Friday 8 Nov 2019 (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Discussion:
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Roots of blacks' mistreatment in medicine run deep – from segregated waiting rooms to experimentation on African American patients without their permission. Race, age, and socioeconomic and insurance statuses determine the medical treatment a minority will receive. This research will highlight disproportionate issues regarding minority populations in the health care industry.

Participant
Virginia State University

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