Dorothy Roberts, social justice advocate and law scholar, has a precise and powerful message: Race-based medicine is bad medicine.
The Program on Race, Science and Society (PRSS) is a new initiative at the University of Pennsylvania devoted to transformative and interdisciplinary approaches to the role of race in scientific research and biotechnological innovations, aiming both to promote social justice and to dispel the myth that race is a natural division of human beings.
Location: Fitts Auditorium
Location: Africana Department Seminar Room, 330A (3401 Walnut Street)
Congratulations PRSS members Michael Yudell, Dorothy Roberts and Sarah Tishkoff, along with Rob DeSalle (American Museum of Natural History) recently published an article on the (mis)use of race in
PRSS Director Dorothy Roberts was invited by Harvard’s Law School on November 6, 2015 to speak about race, reproductive technology, and the future of reproductive justice.
PRSS Director Dorothy Roberts delivered a lecture at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, titled “The New Biopolitics of Race, Health and Human Rights.”