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An Evening with Murphy Visiting Writer Damon Tweedy
An Evening with Murphy Visiting Writer Damon Tweedy
Hendrix-Murphy Foundation
Thursday, November 12, 2020

February 11, 2021, 7:30 p.m., Reves Recital Hall

Damon Tweedy, one of the first African Americans to graduate from Duke University School of Medicine, is best known for his memoir Black Man in a White Coat in which he recounts his time in medical school and early career as a doctor, observing disparities in society involving race, economics, and sexual orientation. He has also published articles about race and medicine in The New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Chicago Tribune, as well as in various medical journals.