Martin Luther King, Jr.Partners HealthCare hosted its annual luncheon honoring the legacy Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Friday, January 17. Guest speaker Myrlie Evers-Williams, civil rights activist and widow of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, spoke to the audience about how inequalities in health care continue to exist today. She called for the support of academic medical centers, which work to reduce poverty and injustice in the world. Evers-Williams also reflected on her life of activisim, speaking up for those who do not have a voice.

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