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Implicit Bias and Its Impact on Medical Education

Event Type
Professional Development
Sponsor
Department of Health Sciences Education and Pathology
Location
Zoom
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Oct 19, 2021   12:00 pm  
Speaker
Dr. Elsa Vazquez-Melendez, MD, FAAP, FACP
Registration
Registration
Contact
Debby Tucker
E-Mail
dtucker3@uic.edu
Phone
309-680-8641
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The goal of the Medical Education Grand Round Series is to promote and share current scholarship related to teaching practices, improve faculty and clinician teaching skills and provide a forum for teaching faculty to share their results from medical education research. 

Learning Objective

As a result of this session faculty will be able to:

  • Identify how unconscious judgements can affect from an individual level to a system level   
  • Determine how implicit bias presents regularly in medical education 
  • Discuss strategies for minimizing the impact of implicit bias  
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