Screening: "Unnatural Causes: Is inequality making us sick?" Episode 2: When the bough breaks

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Room N12C25 (School of Nursing Auditorium), second floor, 300NIB, 300 N. Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109




documentary imageThis week UMSN screens the PBS documentary series, "Unnatural Causes: Is inequality making us sick?" The series will be screened one episode per day (January 16 - January 19) and an open discussion about the series on January 22. 

Episode topics are:

  • Episode 1: In sickness and in wealth: the intersection between class and health inequity. (January 16)

  • Episode 2: When the bough breaks: racism’s impact on pregnancy outcomes. (January 17)

  • Episode 3: Becoming American: health outcomes over time for immigrants to the US. (January 18)

  • Episode 4: Bad Sugar: the historically worsening health of indigenous Americans. (January 19)