In this episode, Dr. Ron Hirschberg and cohost Dr. Lauren Richards invite Executive Vice President of Social Impact at The Boston Red Sox and Executive Director of The Red Sox Foundation - Bekah Salwasser to discuss the importance of the athleticism-activism relationship, how diversity-equity-inclusion needs to start from within us and the organizations, and how these days we should all focus on mental health for ourselves and others.
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Producer and Host: Dr. Ron Hirschberg
Music: The Butler Frogs, Darden Smith, and James House
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