FIRSTHAND

FIRSTHAND Talks: Segregation is Bad for Your Health

Clip: Season 4 | 8m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

Dr. Monica Peek explains how residential segregation leads to worse health outcomes for Black Americans. In her Talk, she navigates our segregated, under-resourced and understaffed healthcare systems, and chronic disinvestment in communities that have fewer health-promoting resources and attributes.

Aired: 02/22/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

FIRSTHAND is a local public television program presented by WTTW.