Addressing Disparities, Implicit Bias & the "Isms" in Clinical & Translational Research
Robert C. Like, MD, MS
Director, Center for Healthy Families & Cultural Diversity
Professor, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University
- Review historical & epidemiologic findings related to racial/ethnic disparities in health & health care in the US.
- Discuss how implicit bias, stereotyping, & the “isms” can impact the clinical encounter & related challenges in undertaking disparities research.
- Share helpful resources for engaging & partnering with communities involved in health equity research.
- Examine two case studies as a group.
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