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Diversity and Inclusion Seminar

Intersection of Empathy and Bias

Charla Weiss, PhD
Interim Manager, Cultural and Language Diversity Services
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Cincinnati Children’s

Goals of the talk are to help participants gain an understanding of important differences between conscious and unconscious bias, the role the brain plays when forming biases, the impact empathy can have on bias and the potential impact of being complicit and complacent. Nurses, physicians, pharmacists, trainees, undergraduate students, graduate students, medical students, residents, fellows, faculty and staff with an interest in all aspects of diversity and inclusion are invited to attend. There is no cost, and continuing education credits are being offered.

A light lunch will be provided.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Kresge Auditorium, UC Medical Sciences Building (MSB)
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Kelly Lyle, Health Affairs Program Officer