“Marketing, Race and Racial Equity” by Sonya Grier, PhD

Monday, May 3, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Marketing, Race and Racial Equity

Keynote lecture by Sonya Grier, PhD, of American University followed by a panel discussion with ethics, public health and marketing experts: George Brenkert (Georgetown University), Nicholas Freudenberg (CUNY), Ronald Hill (American University) and Craig Smith (INSEAD). 

The keynote and panel were the public portion of a Robert H. Levi Leadership Symposium:

Marketing of Products that Pose Health Risks as a Social Determinant of Health and Health Equity:
A Focus on Food and Beverage Advertising

Professor Grier is an interdisciplinary scholar with diverse expertise across private, government, and non-profit sectors. Her research examines marketplace topics related to race, with a focus on enhancing consumer well-being. She is a co-founder of the Race in the Marketplace (RIM) Research Network which works to collaboratively advance our understanding of the role of race across diverse market domains.