- Advance transdisciplinary, anti-racism population health research training and scholarship.
- Bridge relationships to build critical consciousness and power for health equity and racial justice.
- Expand collective action for population health aligned with the principles and practices of community organizing and social movements.
- Strengthen capacity and sustainability to maximize our impact.
$9 Million Gift from Philanthropists Dana and David Dornsife to Establish Center on Racism and Health at Drexel
The new gift will allow the Dornsife School of Public Health to elevate research on racial inequality and health disparities.
Opening in Fall 2021 and housed in Dornsife, the Center will be led by inaugural director Sharrelle Barber, ScD, MPH, an assistant professor at Dornsife.