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GRACE International Workshop Series #3

Date and Time09 July 2021 - 11.10am - 12.40pm UTC -3 / 3.10pm - 4.40pm BST
LocationOnline Event
GRACE International Workshop Series #3 information
Suely Ludgero-Newlove
Entry Fee: Free

The COVID-19 pandemic, health inequalities and the role of universities.

Discussion on the economic, social, and the health impacts of COVID 19 on the black population and other ethnic minorities in Brazil and the United Kingdom. The role of universities in this crisis scenario and how these institutions have responded to the needs of population who are more exposed to social and racial vulnerability will be discussed.

Keynote Speakers:

Prof Dr Alexandre Brasil Fonseca, Director of the NUTES Institute and Coordinator of the Study Group on Inequalities in Education in Science and Health.

Prof Dr Gershan Davis, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, School of Medicine and GRACE Director (UCLan)

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