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BONUS EPISODE: Bias: A story about institutional racism: Featuring Roger Mitchell Jr.

BONUS EPISODE: Bias: A story about institutional racism: Featuring Roger Mitchell Jr.

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BONUS EPISODE: Bias: A story about institutional racism: Featuring Roger Mitchell Jr.

FromThe Story Collider

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Length:
14 minutes
Released:
Jun 11, 2020
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

This week we present a story from our back-catalogue that speaks to this current moment in time.
As a medical school student Roger Mitchell Jr. sees a patient that makes him reflect on violence and police in the Black community.
Dr. Roger Mitchell Jr. is the Chief Medical Examiner of Washington, DC and is uniquely positioned to understand the social determinants that lead to the violence affecting our most vulnerable communities. He has a great interest in Violence as a public health issue. He is board certified in Anatomic and Forensic Pathology by the American Board of Pathology. Dr. Mitchell is also a licensed minister serving as a mentor in his local community. He often shares how drugs and violence have shaped his own life. He is a husband to his wife of 17 years and a father to his three children. Dr. Mitchell has pledged his professional career and personal time to the service of others.
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Released:
Jun 11, 2020
Format:
Podcast Episode