Social justice is a cornerstone of the social work profession. There is much work to be done. On May 26, 2020 the Jordan Institute for Families partnered with the UNC School of Social Work’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to host a webinar titled: Racial Disparities in COVID-19: Implications for Policy, Practice, Research and Teaching. The presenter was Dr. Enrique Neblett, Professor, School of Public Health, University of Michigan. Panelists included Jillian Johnson, Mayor Pro Tempore, City of Durham, NC, Valerie Arendt, Executive Director NASW-NC, Dr. Iheoma Iruka, Director, Center for Early Education Research and Evaluation, and JP Przewoznik, Clinical Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Social Work. Click here for the flyer.
Click here to watch the video.
For a starter list of resources for learning, growth and action please read the blog post “Racism and Action”
For links to recordings from the 2017 series, please click here. For information on upcoming events check out that section of the website.