Sacramento Community Book Discussion Q&A Panel Discussion


The Campus Community Book Project (CCBP) was initiated at UC Davis to promote dialogue and build community by encouraging diverse members of the campus and surrounding communities to read the same book and attend related events. The book project advances the Office of Campus Community Relations (OCCR) mission to improve both the campus climate and community relations, to foster diversity and to promote equity and inclusiveness.

The 2017-2018 CCBP addresses the topic of the intersection of LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual) and racial identities, and features Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More by Janet Mock.

Guest speakers at the 6th Annual Sacramento Community Book Discussion Q&A Panel Session will focus on “Understanding the challenges to the health, safety, and wellness of the Sacramento trans community” and will include:

Swati Rao, MD - Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor at UC Davis Health in the Department of Psychiatry

Ebony Ava Harper - Program Associate at California Endowment and Appointee to Department of Public Health State Office of AIDS Planning Group

AmunDayo De Edwards - Founder and Senior Master Servant [Pastor] of Integrated Praise Spiritual Center

Moderated by Dr. Jann Murray-Garcia, Founding Faculty Member & Assistant Health Sciences Clinical Professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis

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