This is the second of two talks by Dr. Damon Tweedy, assistant professor of psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center & Durham VA Medical Center, and the author of Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor’s Reflections on Race and Medicine.
He will speak about his experiences as an African American medical student and physician, and health disparities facing African Americans in the US.
Read the recent review of Black Man in a White Coat from the New York Times.
This talk will take place at the St. Louis County Public Library, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., 63131.
Event Sponsors: St. Louis Public Library and Macmillan Publishers. Presenting sponsor: Maryville University. Co-Sponsor: For the Sake of All