History and Health

Learn how VCU's complex history affects our patients today through online learning modules, events and recordings.

Health Equity Videos

View several programs that address patients’ health-related social needs, including housing, food access, legal services and employment opportunities. 

Credential Opportunities

Participants of the program have the opportunity to earn up to two Foundational level digital badges--History and Health: Racial Equity and History and Health: Equitable Access to Care, satisfy VCU Health System DEI learning requirements, and receive VCU Health continuing education credit.

Event Information

Upcoming Events

March 17th, 2023 - History and Health Panel: Skepticism Around Clinical Trials

Join moderators as they discuss how marginalized and multi-marginalized people in the US (e.g., BIPOC and LGTBQIA+) are impacted by the history and procedures of clinical trials, how these experiences influence skepticism towards clinical trials, and how we can promote activism focused on outreach and awareness.

Past Events

February 22nd, 2023 - Aftershock Screening
October 20, 2022 - VCU Health Transplant Program from a Quality and Access Lens
October 5, 2022 - Making Ethical Healthcare Decisions
September 27, 2022 - The Color of Care Film Screening