Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Beyond Magic Bullets: White Race as Social Determinant of the Opioid Crisis

Helena Hansen, MD, PhD
Chair, Research Theme in Translational Social Science and Health Equity
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine


Learning objectives:
By the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Define structural racism in relation to the opioid crisis
  • Identify two ways that whiteness is symbolically conveyed in neuroscience, drug development, and marketing
  • Discuss two interventions to counteract structural racism in opioid policy


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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