Bias in Medicine Public Session

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Bias in Medicine – The unconscious mind is a powerful and intrinsic force in helping to shape our overall behavior in our everyday lives. This interactive session is designed to examine how unconscious bias can affect one’s perceptions, decisions, and interactions. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the science and research of bias and unconscious bias
  • Increase awareness of their own diverse background, and its influence on their perceptions
  • Demonstrate relationship between  Unconscious Bias and Social Determinants of Health (SDoH) 
  • Identify how bias and the processes of the unconscious mind can impact their decisions and results
  • Identify strategies for practicing more conscious awareness so they are better able to model cultural humility in patient care, identify the needs of vulnerable populations in our community,  and advocate for inclusion in our organization

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