News and Commentary Taking Action on Harmful Bias and Discrimination in Clinical Learning Environments

Thank you for your interest in the Macy Foundation’s webinar series on addressing bias and eliminating discrimination within clinical and classroom environments. 

Below, you will find the recording for each installment in the series as well as additional resources. 

December 3, 2020 - Taking Action on Harmful Bias and Discrimination in Clinical Learning Environments

January 21, 2021 - Nursing: Taking Action on Harmful Bias and Discrimination in Classroom and Clinical Learning Environments 

February 25, 2021 - Racist Patients: Taking Action on Harmful Bias and Discrimination in Clinical Learning Environments

We encourage you to continue the conversation and send us questions using the hashtag #EquityInClinicalLearning. We may answer your question on an upcoming webinar. 

You can download the full conference recommendations and action steps discussed in the webinar here: Addressing Harmful Bias and Eliminating Discrimination in Health Professions Learning Environments

The December 2020 supplement to Academic Medicine on this topic can be found here.

Please save the dates for upcoming webinars in the series hosted by the Macy Foundation and look for registration emails from us.

Upcoming Webinars – Save The Dates

  • March 11, 2021 Focusing on LGBTQ+ Issues
  • April 7, 2021 Focusing on Anti-Black Racism
  • September 2021 (Date TBD) Focusing on Persons with Disabilities

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