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Lifespan Impact Of Racism-Related Stress

Research findings have suggested that early life stressful experiences-like racial discrimination have a lasting impact on biological risk for disease and premature mortality due to chronic diseases of aging.1 In this recording, Dr. Sierra Carter will provide a background on racism and racial discrimination, discuss the model of the stress response, and share her research on the effect of early discrimination on accelerated aging among African Americans.


•Sierra Carter, PhD.Assistant Professor, Department of PsychologyGeorgia State University

•Becky Wong, PharmD, MBASenior Clinical & …

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