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Medical Education Grand Rounds
November 18, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
This session will provide an overarching framework for diversity inclusion in academic medicine and includes a discussion of potential benefits, the importance of context, and obstacles to achieving diversity and inclusion. It will also examine HMS diversity inclusion programmatic and research activities and findings, lessons learned, and next steps, particularly as they relate to advancing equity and social justice.
Goals: Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
Frame the benefits of diversity
Describe the demographic landscape nationally and the state of workforce diversity in medicine
Increase awareness of challenges experienced by diverse individuals across subgroups within academic medicine
- Describe programmatic and policy interventions to address diversity and inclusion