“Mistreating Racial Health Inequities: Racism, Unconscious Bias and the Need for Structural Competency” with Dorothy Roberts

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 • 11:30 am
  • Eric P. Newman Education Center, 320 S. Euclid Ave

Dorothy Roberts, JD, social justice advocate and a professor of law and sociology at the University of Pennsylvania, will give the keynote, titled “Mistreating Racial Health Inequities: Racism, Unconscious Bias and the Need for Structural Competency.” in EPNEC Seminar Room B. For more on Dorothy Roberts JD visit: https://www.law.upenn.edu/cf/faculty/roberts1/

Registration is not required, but encouraged: Click here to register for events! Contact Erin Stampp at e.stampp@wustl.edu or 314-362-6190 for more info or with questions at e.stampp@wustl.edu or 314-362-6190 for more info or with questions.


BJH, SLCH, WUSM | “Diversity Week 2018: Be Aware of your Unaware” will be an opportunity for employees of the Washington University Medical Campus to explore and learn about the role of organizational and personal biases that have led to health care disparities and how to mitigate those biases to create meaningful change in health care and medicine.

Events range from a nationally renowned speaker on racial sociology, a panel discussion and a film screening, to a diversity fair full of internal and external resources and food trucks.

The week is hosted by Barnes-Jewish Hospital and its partners: St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, Goldfarb School of Nursing and St. Louis College of Pharmacy.

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