2021 Public and Allied Health Symposium

Please attend the virtual 2021 BGSU Public & Allied Health Symposium titled Bridging Health through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion featuring the Ned E. Baker keynote speaker Dr. Damon Tweedy, New York Times Bestselling Author of Black Man in a White Coat. Dr. Tweedy will explain how medical education and the health care system have perpetuated health disparities, describe strategies to mitigate the harms of healthcare provider bias and patient mistrust on health outcomes, and explain the unique challenges and roles of Black healthcare providers in the delivery of health care. Dr. Tweedy's presentation is followed by six breakout sessions designed to foster appreciation of principles related to diversity, equity, social justice, and inclusion. Attendees choose one breakout session. Event is free and open to the public. Continuing education credits (3) pending for CHES, Registered Dietitians, Sanitarians, and Nurses.


Start Date/Time:
Apr 09, 2021 9:00AM

End Date/Time:
Apr 09, 2021 1:00PM

Registration URL:


Bowling Green State University

Department of Public & Allied Health
Bowling Green , OH 43403


Philip Welch

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