Join leaders in healthcare and medical education from Nashville and the surrounding areas of Tennessee as they discuss navigating health equity issues in their institutions. Phil Accooe, Co-Chair of the AABB Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Committee will facilitate a discussion among panelists representing large healthcare systems, community hospitals, academic medical centers, and medical educators. Ample opportunity will be provided for questions from the audience.
Discuss what health equity means to a variety of healthcare organizations, and professionals advocating in the field.
Recount ongoing health equity challenges facing equity-deserving populations.
Review efforts by medical educators and professionals in the field to recognize and mitigate bias.
Identify strategies to promote health equity and enact change at your institution.
MBA, MS, MLS(ASCP)SBB, CLS,
Supervisor, Transfusion Service Laboratory,
VA Long Beach Healthcare System (VALBHCS)