HPM Seminar Series
Racism and Racial Discrimination: The African Immigrant Experience
Manka Nkimbeng, PhD, MPH, RN
Robert L. Kane Postdoctoral Fellow
Families and Long Term Care
Division of Health Policy & Management
Following a brief introduction of racism and racial discrimination, this seminar will explore two unique experiences: racial discrimination in African immigrants and hair discrimination in the U.S. We will then discuss some practical suggestions on how to tackle some of these challenges within our community.