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October 19 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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UCSF HDFCCC Office of Community Engagement CAB2:ChatnChew

TOPIC: How racism gets under the skin and what community can do about it

Speaker: Dr. Leticia Márquez-Magaña

Date: October 19th, 2022

Time: 12 to 1 PM


During this CAB2ChatnChew you will learn that:

1. Racism can erode telomere ends that protect us from premature cellular aging and cancer.

2. Structural racism leads to poorer social determinants of health for minoritized communities.

3. Social support and culturally-relevant coping mechanisms for racism stress can prevent cancer disparities and grow telomeres.



October 19
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


Virtual Event