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Diversity Week 2021 Book Club: Medical Bondage: Supplementary Reading and Videos

Supplementary Reading and Videos

If you'd like to learn more, check out these articles, interviews, and videos featuring Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens!


Owens, D. C. (2021). Listening to black women saves black lives. The Lancet, 397(10276), 788-789. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(21)00367-6


Owens, D. C., & Fett, S. M. (2019). Black maternal and infant health: Historical legacies of slavery. American Journal of Public Health, 109(10), 1342-1345. doi:10.2105/ajph.2019.305243



The New York Academy of Medicine. (2020, October 1). Black Maternal Health: Historical and Reproductive Justice Reckonings by Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens and Dr. Lynn Roberts [Video]. Youtube.