How Long Will We Wait? The Desegregation of American Hospitals | Screening and Presentation
Where: The New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Ave.
212-822-7200 Price: Free
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The New York Academy of Medicine will host a free screening of POWER TO HEAL, a documentary narrated by Danny Glover about the desegregation of American hospitals in the 1960s, followed by a discussion around desegregation efforts in New York City with a focus on Harlem Hospital. Filmmaker Barbara Berney and other guest experts will also address the ways the legacy of segregation continues to impact American healthcare today, and will discuss forward-thinking strategies to ensure equitable practices.Buy tickets/get more info now