April 16, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET US
QSIDE thanks all of our attendees who made the inaugural Data4Justice such an invigorating, inspiring experience. Select talks can be found below.
- Plenary Lecture: Heather McGhee
- Health Care Equity
- Inclusion in Arts/Media
- Environmental Justice
- Criminal Justice
- Education Equity
Opening PlenarY: Heather McGhee
Heather Charisse McGhee designs and promotes solutions to inequality in America. She has testified in Congress, drafted legislation, become a regular contributor on shows like Meet the Press, and developed strategies for organizations and campaigns that have won changes to improve the lives of millions. For nearly two decades, she helped build the non-partisan “think and do” tank Demos, serving four years as president. Her new book, The Sum of Us, debuted at number 3 on the New York Times bestseller list, and her 2020 TED talk, “Racism Has a Cost for Everyone” has reached over 2 million views. Heather is currently chair of the board of Color of Change, the country’s largest online racial justice organization.
Research Focus: Health Care Equity
Max Jordan Nguemeni Tiako, M.S.
Yale School of Medicine
Obstruction of Justice: Data Barriers to Achieving Health Equity
Research Focus: Inclusion in Arts/Media
Dr. Srivi Ramasubramanian, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University
Data for Social Justice in Media Contexts