Acute discrimination and the Asian-white mental health gap during COVID-19

Scholars' Hub
October 21st, 12:00pm to 12:45pm

Fear, stress and depression are common experiences during public health crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to a spike in anti-Asian hate crimes, data collected show acute discrimination explains a large share of the CIVID-19 related mental health gap in this population.

Presented by Dr. Cary Wu, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Faculty of LA&PS


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