Northwestern University

Thu 4:00 PM

Special TIME Lecture: Implicit Race and Gender Bias in Healthcare

When: Thursday, November 8, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Hughes Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, 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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"Implicit Race and Gender Bias in Healthcare"


Quinn Capers IV, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Dean for Admissions
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Program Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Ohio State University College of Medicine


Thursday, November 8th, 2018
Hughes Auditorium
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 East Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois

There will be a reception after the lecture in the Ryan Family Atrium

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

1. Define “implicit bias” and differentiate it from “racism” and “sexism.”
2. Describe a role for implicit bias in perpetuating healthcare disparities.
3. Describe a role for implicit racial bias in medical school admissions.
4. Discuss at least two strategies for reducing the impact of implicit bias.

Credit Designation Statement
The 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. Quinn Capers has nothing to disclose. Course director, Dr. Walter Eppich, has nothing to disclose. The Feinberg School of Medicine's Continuing Medical Education leadership and staff have nothing to disclose. 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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