Racial Bias in Medicine

 

Racial Bias in Medicine

Speaker: Kersha Pennicott, MD - May 23, 2019

Target Audience

  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Sub-specialty Physicians

(This course is intended for NCHS faculty, employees, and rotating staff)

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, attendees are expected to:

  1. Understand the factors that influence racial health care disparities
  2. Begin to appreciate how unconscious bias impacts health care delivery
  3. Identify action steps to reduce implicit bias and reduce racial healthcare disparities
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
07/22/2020
Course expires: 
05/23/2023
Parent activity set: 

Kersha Pennicott, MD

Senior Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellow
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Miami, Florida
 

FACULTY DISCLOSURE STATEMENT 

Dr. Pennicott (or spouse/partner) has not had (in the past 12 months) any conflicts of interest to resolve or relevant financial relationship with the manufacturers  of products or services that will be discussed in this CME activity or in this presentation

Dr. Pennicott will support this presentation and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature.

FACULTY/PLANNER DISCLOSURE POLICY

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

Accreditation Statement

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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