Dr Helen-Maria Lekas: Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research and NYU School of Medicine, USA
Daniel López-Cevallos: University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
Ash Routen: University of Leicester, UK
Submission Status: Open | Submission Deadline: 15 December 2023
BMC Public Health is calling for submissions to its collection on recognizing that racism is a public health crisis. Racism has demonstrated effects on morbidity, mortality and overall well-being and motivates economic and social disparities. There is a need to adopt strategies to address the root causes of racial inequality and for well planned, strategic and sustainable actions to prohibit racial discrimination while treating the underlying factors leading to this.