Author | Rahul Biljani, MD

Articles

Racism, Policing, and COVID-19 Disparities: We Need Action!

August 20, 2020

This moment in history cannot be lost. When you ask us if we are okay, be prepared to hear us say we are not . . . and never have been. Then be prepared to do more.

Racism, Policing, and COVID-19: How Do We Justify Racial Disparities in 2020?

July 15, 2020

Psychiatrists are in a unique position to actively address the collective trauma caused by rampant and persistent race-based disparities in health care and police violence.

Policing and COVID-19 Disparities: Discrimination, Racism, and Xenophobia

July 14, 2020

A social determinants framework requires that we treat the parallel diseases of COVID-19 and racism as equally detrimental to the health and well-being of our patients.