To mark Black Awareness Day, celebrated this Friday (20), the ISC at Home brings the theme “Black population and Covid-19: reflections on racism and health” to the center of the debate. The session will be broadcast live, at 10 am, through the ISC’s YouTube channel ( youtube.com/labvideoisc ).

Our guests are: Márcia Pereira (FOUFRJ / MS), researcher member of Abrasco’s GT Racism and Health; Luís Eduardo Batista, researcher at SES-SP and member of Abrasco’s Racism and Health WG; and Joilda Nery, professor at ISC / UFBA and a member of Abrasco’s Racism and Health GT. The debate will be coordinated by Professor Dandara Ramos (ISC / UFBA).

The virtual seminars are part of the ISC at Home activities, a project of the Instituto de Saúde Coletiva that aims to bring information to the community during the period of social isolation.