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Pediatrics for the 21st Century

Fighting Racism to Advance Child Health Equity: A Call to Action

Saturday, October 3, 2020
12:00PM – 3:00PM CDT

This session equips pediatricians to advance child health equity by applying an anti-racist lens to the systems shaping health and medicine. Pediatricians will learn how to address implicit biases, create inclusive workplaces, and relate with cultural humility. Attendees will also learn how to take practical action to fight racism.

  • Sponsors: Section on Minority Health, Equity, and Inclusion; Council on Community Pediatrics; Council on Communications & Media 

12:00PM

Welcome

12:05PM

The Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health

 

Maria Trent, MD, MPH, FAAP

12:35PM

A is for Anti-Racist: How Pediatricians Can Promote Racial Justice Through Clinical Practice

 

Tiffani Johnson, MD, FAAP

1:05PM

Building Diversity and Inclusion in Pediatric Medicine: A Journey of Personal and Institutional Transformation

 

Jyothi Marbin, MD, FAAP

1:35PM

Break

2:00PM

Abolishing Racism: A Call to Action

 

Rhea Boyd, MD, MPH, FAAP

2:30PM

Q&A Panel Discussion

3:00PM

Adjourn