Silos of Silence: A Symposium Series on the History of Disease Control in St. Louis

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:00 pm
  • Goldfarb Hall, Room 132, Goldfarb Hall

Silos of Silence: A Symposium Series is presented in three parts between February 20th to the 22nd. 

On February 21 from 6-8:00pm in Goldfarb 132 at Washington University in St. Louis, Kamina Ballard will discuss the relationships, conversations, systems, and institutions necessary to combat inadequate testing services.  Kamina Ballard facilitates public health services on behalf of the St. Louis City Health Department and develops programs for teens in St. Louis to prevent sexual risk-taking behaviors.

On February 20 from 6-8:00pm at Better Family Life, Ruqaiijah Yearby, JD will engage with audiences on the political economy of women’s health services and disparate care provided to Black women.

On the February 22nd from 7-9:00pm in Brown Lounge at Washington University in St. Louis, Brown School alumnus Derek Holland, will debut his second art exhibit, United State of Experimentation, which illustrates the social consequences of sexually transmitted disease control.

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