Talk to the Veterans Crisis Line now
U.S. flag
An official website of the United States government

VA Health Systems Research

Go to the VA ORD website
Go to the QUERI website

Focus on Health Equity and Action

Antiracism Resources and the Impact of Racism within VA

by Shannon Jordan, MPH, BS ; Keemia Shaw, MSW, LCSW ; Brandon Williams, BSW, MSW, LCSW
Seminar date: 7/14/2021

Description: The topic of racism is pervasive in current conversations and news events. Race, racism, discrimination and related topics are often sensitive and difficult topics to deal with and evoke personal emotions. These topics affect us in group settings especially our places of employment. Learn more about accessing antiracism, discrimination and diversity resources and examine the impact of racism within VA.

The intended audience:
Researchers, clinicians, care coordinators, policy makers, educators, data analysts, Veteran stakeholders and representatives of vulnerable Veteran groups who are interested in understanding and/or promoting equitable health among all Veterans.

View archived session video:

DOWNLOAD: PDF handout | Audio only (mp3) | transcript

Questions about the HSR website? Email the Web Team

Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.