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Race and Racism in Health Care

About this Page

The Race and Racism in Health Care page brings together resources for the purpose of educating and raising awareness on this important topic as it relates to health care.

Compiled by Cushing/Whitney Medical Library staff, this page contains ebooks, print books, and articles available through the medical library. The site also provides links to podcasts, video lectures, syllabi, and more. To recommend additional resources contact judy.spak@yale.edu

*Thanks to Max Jordan Nguemeni Tiako, MS, and Dr. Anna Reisman for providing the seed idea as well as suggesting links for this site.


View a larger list of citations concerning race and racism in medicine here.

Addressing Racism in Health Care

Racism and Medical Education

Racial health care disparities

Clinical research involving race and ethnicity



Racism & Health Care


Racism and Technology

Data Sources

  • Curated list of datasets including the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, Black Women’s Health Study, DiversityData, Jackson Heart Study, National Survey of American Life, and others from the Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice & Health
  • COVID-19 related datasets that stratify race/ethnicity curated by the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library

Yale Voices

Curriculum & Syllabi

Web Resources