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Don’t Touch Me, You #@*#!

December 11, 2017
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Helen Wood Hall (HWH) 1W-509 (URMC)

University of Rochester Medical Center



“Don’t Touch Me, You #@*#!”
URMC Anti-Discrimination Policy and Explicit Patient Bias: A Discussion

Presented by:

Margie Hodges Shaw, JD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Law and Bioethics
Division of Medical Humanities and Bioethics

Adrienne L. Morgan, PhD
Assistant Dean for Medical Education, Inclusion and Diversity
Senior Director, The Center for Advocacy, Community Health, Education and Diversity (CACHED)
Assistant Professor, Medical Humanities and Bioethics

Linda H. Chaudron, MD, MS
Associate Vice President and Senior Associate Dean for Inclusion and Culture Development
Professor of Psychiatry, Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Pediatrics

This workshop reviews institutional antidiscrimination policies and literature on healer-patient race concordance and best medical practices, and provides participants the opportunity to gain knowledge and develop skills to appropriately respond to explicit statements of bias and perceived statements of bias. This workshop incorporates methods from the humanities and performing arts to engage participants in a discussion and mutual effort to develop implementable strategies for addressing bias in the workplace.

A light lunch will be provided.

You may register for this workshop at 171211-registration-shaw-etal

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