January 24, 2019

"Race in medicine: What you see isn't what you get"

Speaker: Naomi Shike, Clinical Instructor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine

Location: Health Sciences T625, 8-9am
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

January 17, 2019

"Why is Jack more likely to become department chair than Jill?"

Speaker: Dr. Molly Carnes
Dr. Carnes is a professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Industrial & Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she directs the Center for Women’s Health Research in the School of Medicine and Public Health and co-directs the Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI) in the College of Engineering. 

Her research treats the influence of stereotypes on cognitive processing as habits, and she mobilizes behavioral change strategies to help faculty in medicine, science, and engineering “break the bias habit”. 

Location: Health Sciences T-625, 8-9am
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

January 14, 2019

“Care of and Advocacy for Gender Diverse Patients: Seeing through a Trauma Informed Lens”

Speaker: Dr. Corinne Heinen, clinical associate professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine

Location: Turner Auditorium, 6:30-8:30pm

Sponsor: UW Network of Underrepresented Residents and Fellows (UWNURF) Diversity Lecture Series

November 6, 2018

"Erased Minorities – The Model Minority Myth & Health Disparities in the API Community"

Speaker: Dr. Jess Guh
Dr. Guh is a Chinese American family medicine provider at Swedish Family Medicine and ICHS Holly Park Clinic. She is an outspoken activist on issues related to race, privilege, class, and medicine. She has worked extensively with organizations about race and diversity, providing services including lectures, workshops, and consulting.

Sponsors: Center for Health Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (CEPI) | Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)

March 2, 2017

Reducing disparities in health outcomes: NIMHD agenda on equity

Speaker: Eliseo J. Perez-Stable, Director, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) at the National Institutes of Health

October 20, 2016

"Read the signs? Helping patients achieve health literacy in health care

Speaker: Dr. Ebony Boulware, professor and head of General Internal Medicine at Duke University School of Medicine

February 26, 2015

Naming, Measuring, and Addressing Racism and Other Systems of Structured Inequity” 

Speaker: Camara Phyllis Jones, senior fellow at the Satcher Health Leadership Institute