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ASPPH Presents: Diversity as a Vital Component of Health Systems Change
April 24, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
ASPPH will host the third webinar in the ASPPH Presents series, “Diversity as a Vital Component of Health Systems Change,” on Thursday, April 24th, 2:00-3:00 PM ET, featuring Marc Nivet, EdD, Chief Diversity Officer at AAMC. This webinar is sponsored by the ASPPH Diversity and Inclusion Committee and will teach participants the value of using diversity in academic institutions to increase the quality of education, and will highlight tools for increasing and maintaining diversity in schools and programs of public health.
1. Explore the evolution of diversity paradigms in academic medicine;
2. Understand the rationale for using diversity as a means to excellence in academic institutions;
3. Recognize the value of cultural competence and a climate of inclusion in healthcare and the public health workforce.
4. Gain practical tools for increasing and maintaining diversity in schools and programs of public health.