2017-2018 Intellectual Theme: Who We Are
Sponsored by the Cultural and Intellectual Community Program Council (CICPC)
Community Learning Day Keynote Lecture by Dr. Rachel Pearson
Kendall Hall, Main Auditorium, September 27, 2017
The College of New Jersey
Dr. Pearson, a graduate of the MD/PhD program in medical humanities at the University of Texas at Austin, reflects on her experience in medical school and her training as a physician in community health clinics. Her memoir considers the intersections of class, gender, sexual identity, race and ethnicity as they relate to the delivery of medical care in the United States. Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Pearson studied in the MFA program in creative writing at Columbia University.
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