Racism and Discrimination in Medicine – When the Physician is the “Victim” with J. Nwando Olayiwola, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:00-6:30pm, Garden Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library
In this session, Dr. J. Nwando Olayiwola will share her perspective on her article, “Racism in Medicine: Shifting the Power,” our background reading for this session, linked here, and facilitate a dialogue around “-isms” and “-schisms” in medicine, how to prepare physicians and other health care professionals for these realities, how to understand microaggressions, and how to regain power and self-confidence.
Evening Ethics Discussions are presented by:
The Program of Medical Ethics and Humanities of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. This session is presented in collaboration with the Office of Inclusion and Outreach and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.
Evening Ethics Discussion Event Coordinator:
Linda Carr-Lee Faix, MA, PhC
Academic Program Manager
Program of Medical Ethics and Humanities
SOM Medical Ethics page