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TIME Lecture: Sticky Floors and Glass Ceilings (Gender Disparity in Surgery)

When: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  

Where: Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg Pavilion, Pritzker Auditorium, 3rd Floor Conference Center, 251 E. Huron, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Faculty/Staff/Students Free

Contact: Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators  

Group: Department of Medical Education

Category: Lectures & Meetings

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"Sticky Floors and Glass Ceilings (Gender Disparity in Surgery)"

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
Baldwin Auditorium
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 East Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois

Caprice Greenberg, PhD, MPH
Professor of Surgery
Morgridge Distinguished Chair in Health Services Research
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery
Director, Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the factors that contribute to wage disparities between men and women in surgery
2. Define the terms “microaggression” and “implicit bias”
3. List at least 3 interventions that help achieve gender equity in surgery

Credit Designation Statement
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
Dr. Caprice Greenberg has nothing to disclose. Course director Dr. Walter Eppich has nothing to disclose. FSM’s CME Leadership and Staff have nothing to disclose: Clara J. Schroedl, MD, Medical Director of Continuing Medical Education, Sheryl Corey, Manager of Continuing Medical Education, Jen Banys, Rhea Alexis Banks and Allison McCollum.

Accreditation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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