Health Equity, Resilience and Leadership in Time of Crisis
Diversity and inclusion Webinar Series: Session 4
September 24, 2020
Friday, September 25, 2020
The Bay Area Medical Society Coalition, representing 12,000 practicing physicians, introduces the last session of a 4-part webinar series focused on understanding and dismantling harmful behaviors and patterns in healthcare that disproportionality affect health outcomes for patients from vulnerable communities. Through a combination of robust presentations from prestigious practitioners and a cumulative panel on race, gender, and equity in healthcare, this series aims to highlight the importance of diversity and inclusion and to arm you with the skills and language to facilitate safer environments and better patient outcomes.
The COVID-19 epidemic has laid bare the glaring inequities within our health care system and the many points of failure that threaten our organization's abilities to provide adequate care in times of crisis. To survive this season, thrive in the new normal, and future-proof their practices, both physicians and organizations alike must shift to more inclusive and innovative approaches to patient care and crisis management.
Using COVID-19 as a case study, this webinar presentation will:
- Highlight the consequences of inequitable health policy and practice
- Explore both near-term and long-term COVID-19 scenarios
- Discuss how to build to personal and institutional resilience and re-emerge stronger, more inclusive, and better prepared from to handle crisis
Date: September 24, 2020
Time: 6:30-8:00pm PST
Speaker: Dr. Rhea Boyd
CME: 1.5 credits
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Rhea Boyd MD, MPH is a pediatrician, public health advocate, and scholar who writes and teaches on the relationship between structural racism, inequity and health. She has a particular focus on the child and public health impacts of police exposures. She works clinically at Palo Alto Medical Foundation. She serves as the Chief Medical Officer of San Diego 211, working with navigators to address social needs of San Diegans impacted by chronic illness and poverty. And she is the Director of Equity and Justice for The California Children's Trust, an initiative to advance mental health access to children and youth across California. Dr. Boyd graduated cum laude with a B.A. in African Studies and Health from the University of
Notre Dame. She earned a M.D. at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her
pediatric residency at University of California, San Francisco. In 2017, Dr. Boyd graduated from
the Commonwealth Fund Mongan Minority Health Policy Fellowship at Harvard University’s
School of Public Health, earning an M.P.H.
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Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the California Medical Association (CMA) through the joint providership of Fresno Madera Medical Society and Santa Clara County Medical Association. Fresno Madera Medical Society is accredited by the CMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement: FMMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 hour(s) of AMA PRA Category 1.5 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
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|Physician Office Staff||$0.00|
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