A moving tribute to Henrietta Lacks from her 3 sons, grandchildren and great-grand children in honor of her centennial year.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW this conversation featuring:
Dr. Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health
Dr. Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor, African American Studies, Princeton University
Rebecca Skloot, Author, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Helen Wilson-Roe, Black UK Artist
Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020; Bio Chemist
Dr. Roland Patillo, CELLebrate Henrietta Lacks Centennial Commissioner
Dr. Patrice Harris, Immediate Past President, Board of Trustees Member
Henrietta Lacks' great-granddaughter Veronica Robinson
discusses historical injustices that led to medical mistrust
and her family's work to empower black and brown communities
to get educated on the COVID-19 vaccine to make informed decisions with Chicago's WGN Medical Watch.
Henrietta Lacks' family is uniting to share with our communities the Reel Talk With The Lacks Family series.
Take 3! Join us as we answer 3 questions in 3 minutes
on Henrietta Lacks' legacy, increasing
COVID-19 vaccine confidence and equity.
Featured on the award-winning series, Black History In Two Minutes, concise historical episodes on the African-American experience. Narrated by renowned historian, Henry Louis Gates Jr.