HMS Alumni Day Symposium - COVID-19's Wake-Up Call: Racial Justice in Medicine


Friday, June 4, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:15pm


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HMS ALUMNI DAY SYMPOSIUM - COVID-19's Wake-Up Call: Racial Justice in Medicine

3:00-4:15pm, ET

Moderator: Joan Reede, MD, MPH ’90, SM ’92, MBA
Dean for Diversity and Community Partnership and Professor of Medicine, HMS

Addressing Disparities in COVID-19 Health Care

Thomas Sequist, MD ’99, MPH ’04
Chief Patient Experience and Equity Officer, Mass General Brigham; Professor of Medicine and Health Care Policy, HMS

Using a Systems Approach to Manage COVID-19 Care Inequities

André L. Churchwell, MD ’79
Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Vanderbilt University; Levi Watkins, Jr., M.D. Chair, Chief Diversity Officer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Senior Associate Dean for Diversity Affairs, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Examining Racism in Medicine and Medical Education

Eve J. Higginbotham, MD ’79
Vice Dean for Inclusion and Diversity, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Tackling Racism in Medical Education at HMS

Andrea Ewing Reid, MD ’88, MPH ’01
Associate Dean for Student and Multicultural Affairs, HMS Program in Medical Education; Director, HMS Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs

This event is open to HSDM and HMS alumni. Please contact Jessica Loew for registration information.