Skip to content

Nov. 15, 2017 | The Culture of Racism: Novel Approaches for Measuring and Assessing the Effects of Racism on Health

image

The Culture of Racism: Novel Approaches for Measuring and Assessing the Effects of Racism on Health

Dr. Courtney Cogburn, Assistant Professor of Social Work Columbia University

Wednesday November 15, 2017 | 11:30 a.m.
Keating 1st Floor Auditorium | Fordham University

Dr. Cogburn will discuss three on-going projects focused on 1) conceptualizing cultural and media-based racism, 2) effects media-based racism on acute physiological, emotional and behavioral stress responses and 3) effects of immersion in a virtual reality experience of racism on empathy, structural awareness and behavior. Dr. Cogburn will provide a brief overview of each of these projects to prompt discussion about modern racism and methodological innovation.

Hosted by the Fordham University Psychology Department

 

Categories

Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: