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TEDx Talk: How Racism Gets Under the Skin

Thursday, September 30, 2021
Briana Brownlow at her TEDx Talk

In this TEDx Talk at The Ohio State University, Briana Brownlow, a Duke Psychiatry clinical psychology intern and PhD candidate at The Ohio State University, shares her personal experiences and research to illuminate the unique ways Black Americans often cope with chronic racial stress.

She discusses how this coping strategy may serve as a potential mechanism through which racism "gets under the skin" and impacts their physical and mental health. 

Watch the video: