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Infographic Series: Racism is a Public Health Issue

To align our efforts to the current civil rights movement, we have compiled an infographic series titled "Racism is a Public Health Issue".  Working to become anti-racist requires that we research and acknowledge the persistence and gravity of structural racism, including within the sciences. We hope that this series will help to serve as a primer … Continue reading Infographic Series: Racism is a Public Health Issue

Continuing the BLM Movement – Statement & Action Items

To download infographics with hyperlinks intact, see below. what-you-can-do-pt.1Download what-you-can-do-pt.-2Download Dear members of SPG at UCLA,  We as scientists are often taught to be impartial. However, we cannot ignore the existence of systemic racism and the role that it has played in the history of science and policy. We are upset, we are angry, and … Continue reading Continuing the BLM Movement – Statement & Action Items

Feb 2020: L.A. County District Attorney Candidates Q&A!

Event #3: Q&A with District Attorney Candidates George Gascon and Rachel Rossi And finally, our evening with D.A. candidates George Gascon and Rachel Rossi! It was an inspiring and uplifting evening, filled with nuanced and thoughtful answers by both candidates about how science can inform their decision-making. The questions - all surprises to the candidates … Continue reading Feb 2020: L.A. County District Attorney Candidates Q&A!