Forgotten Voices: Confronting Duke Hospital’s Racial Past

April 20, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jeffrey Baker, MD, PhD

Dr. Jeffrey Baker is director of the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities &
History of Medicine. A professor of Pediatrics and History, he has practiced for
over 25 years as a general pediatrician in Duke Children's Primary Care.

In this presentation, Dr. Baker will focus on the history of Duke University
Hospital, exploring it as a progressive center for science and
medicine and also as part of a city with a history of racism
and racial discrimination.