Registration Continues for “The Deadliest Disease in America” Event on March 20 at Duke

Special workshops will be part of a screening of the documentary, “The Deadliest Disease in America,” on Saturday, March 20, 2010, beginning at 9:30am at the Duke University School of Nursing Auditorium. The film was produced and directed by Crystal Emery.  The screening will be followed by three participatory workshops (you may choose one):    

 Doctor/Patient Communication

Empowering Community Organizations to Work with Legislators for Change

What Racism Looks Like in Health Care Delivery and Why You Should Report It

Please RSVP by March 15 at, or call 919-599-4647.

This event is open and co-sponsored by the North Carolina Medical Society; Durham Academy of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy; Durham Committee on the Affairs of Black People Durham; Congregations In Action Durham; People’s Alliance; and Old North State Medical Society.

To preview a trailer of the film please visit this website:, operated by the non-profit, community-based URU The Right to Be, Inc.

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