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Everyday Bias for Healthcare Professionals Course:

Overview

This is the AAMC – Cook Ross, Inc. course on unconscious bias for healthcare professions audiences.  This evidence-based workshop will help participants explore how their assumptions impact behavior and choices around communication, patient care, innovation, hiring, promotion, education and building organizational culture.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants should be able to:

  1. Understand the science and research of unconscious bias.
  2. Identify how bias and the processes of the unconscious mind can impact critical healthcare decisions and results.
  3. Become aware of your own background, and its impact on your perception so you are better able to advocate for inclusion in your institution.
  4. Apply new strategies for practicing more conscious awareness individually and institutionally.

Accreditation

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Maryland School of Medicine designates this Live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their presentation in the activity. 

Monday, July 27, 2020

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM
Location: Zoom Teleconference

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location:  Zoom Teleconference

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Wednesday, September 02, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location:  Zoom Teleconference

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Monday, October 05, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location:  Zoom Teleconference

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Friday, November 06, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location:  Zoom Teleconference

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Thursday, December 17, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Location:  Zoom Teleconference

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