Past Events

Archived videos of past events can be viewed here. For events which included reading lists and resources, those can be accessed from Resources pages as well.

Vaccine Apartheid and the Distribution of Health Resources Teach-in

November 2, 2022
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Vaccine Apartheid: Can we Decolonize the Distribution of Health Resources?

A discussion with: Simar Bijaj, Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford, and Eliza Wheeler

Moderated by Helene Miles and Esther Melton


REPAIR Research Workshop 1 (February 2022)

February 18, 2022
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

When is Research Racist?
This session explores how to proactively engage with anti-racist frameworks of reparations, abolition, and decolonization.



Reproductive Justice Teach-in

May 16, 2022
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Final installment in the Manifesting Medical Abolition Teach-In series. A discussion between Dr. Toni Bond and BeKura Shabazz.

Moderated by Anne-Marie Rodriguez


Health and Carceral Violence Teach-In

Jan 19, 2022
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

First Teach-In of the Manifesting Medical Abolition Teach-in Series.

Moderated by Helene Miles.


Imagining Medical Abolition

Nov 4, 2021
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Imagining Medical Abolition, REPAIR Year 2 kick-off event

Please visit "Imagining Medical Abolition" for further readings from our panelists.


Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

October 20, 2021
7 - 8 a.m.

UCSF Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

Please visit our resource page for "Surgery and the Potential for Medical Abolition" for links to resources and additional materials.


Black Lives and Food Insecurity Teach-In

May 6, 2021
5-6:30 p.m.

A discussion with: Adrionna Fike, Daniel Harris-Lucas, and Dr. Ashanté M. Reese

Moderated by: Antoine Johnson


Forum 4: Slavery and the Medical Invention of Race

May 11, 2021
3:30-5 p.m.

A discussion with: Rana Hogarth

Moderated by: Zoe Samudzi and Malcolm John


Forum 3: Historical Trauma as a Barrier to Care

April 27, 2021
3:30-5 p.m.

A conversation with: Dr. Tina Sacks

Moderated by: Ayanna Bennett and Starr Knight


Forum 2: Sterilization and Reparations

February 3, 2021
3:30-5 p.m.

A conversation with: Natalie Lira

Moderated by: Carlos Martinez



Forum 1: Imagining Medical Reparations

October 30, 2020
2-3:30 p.m.

A conversation with:
Jovan Scott Lewis, Antoine Johnson, Michelle Guy, & John Templeton

Moderated by: Nadia Gaber

Social Science Grand Rounds

September 26, 2020

12-1:15 p.m.

Hosted by the UCSF Department of Humanities and Social Sciences.