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DEI Grand Rounds

DEI Grand Rounds recordings

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Past DEI Grand Rounds

2022-2023 Academic Year

Date Title Speaker
9/8/2022 Diverse Recruitment and Retention Dr. Michael Thomas
10/13/2022 Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within Health Care: Departmental and Health System Approaches Dr. Sangini Sheth & Dr. Lou Hart
11/17/2022 Diversity in Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Trials Dr. Bhavana Pothuri
12/22/2022 Healing ARC: Addressing Hospital Inequities with a Race-Conscious Approach Dr. Bram Wispelwey

2021-2022 Academic Year

Date Title Speaker
9/2/2021 "Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Yale OBGYN: Updates and Future Directions" Valerie Flores, MD Oluwatosin Adeyemo, MD, MPH Sangini Sheth, MD, MPH Lubna Pal, MBBS DEI Task Force Leads
10/22/2021 "Implicit Bias" Darin Latimore, MD
11/18/2021 Microaggression Training Dr. Darin Latimore
12/21/2021 Bystander Training Dr. Gregory Townsend
01/20/2022 Social Determinants on Health with a Special Focus on Women’s Health Dr. Mary-Ann Etiebet
2/10/2022 Trauma-informed Care Dr. Lauren Owens Dr. Courtney Townsel
3/24/2022 Equity and justice in sexual & reproductive healthcare provision Dr. Diana Carvajal
4/28/2022 Racism, Disparities and Bias: Seeking to understand Root Causes and Solutions Dr. Eve Higginbotham (recorded MLK Diversity Lectureship)
5/26/2022 Breastfeeding and Health Inequities in the USA Dr. Rafael Perez-Escamilla

2020-2021 Academic Year

Date Title Speaker
5/27/2021 "Practical Considerations & Applications of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Reproductive Health Space" Cindy Duke, MD, PHD, FACOG Medical and Laboratory Director, Nevada Fertility Institute Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine
4/22/2021 "Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Ob/Gyn" Okeoma Mmeje, MD, MPH Assistant Professor; Implementation Lead for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion University of Michigan Medical School
3/25/2021 "Growing on (In)Fertile Ground: Multidimensional Barriers & Facilitators Influencing Black Women to Seek, Initiate and Complete Treatment for Infertility" Morine Cebert Gaitors, PhD, FNP-C National Clinician Scholars Program Post-Doctoral Fellow The University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine
2/25/2021 "Addressing Health Disparities Experienced by African American Women" Monique Rainford, MD Chief, Ob/Gyn Yale Health
1/28/2021 "Yale Psychiatry Social Justice and Health Equity Curriculum - An Educational Intervention to Address Health Disparities and Promote Health Equity" Flavia DeSouza, MD, MHS Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Howard University Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry, Dept of Psychiatry at YSM
12/17/2020 "Where Health Disparities Intersect with HIV Prevention for Women" Jaimie Meyer, MD, MS, FACP Associate Professor, Yale AIDS Program Clinical Assistant Professor, Yale School of Nursing
11/19/2020 "Developing Accountability Pathways for Reporting and Responding to Discrimination" Marietta Vazquez, MD, Professor, Pediatrics Adam Berkwitt, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Channelle Carr, MD, Resident, Pediatrics
10/22/2020 "Listening to Our Patients" Valerie Flores, MD Oluwatosin Adeyemo, MD, MPH Sangini Sheth, MD, MPH DEI Task Force Leads
9/24/2020 Introduction to Yale Ob/Gyn DEI Task Forces Valerie Flores, MD Oluwatosin Adeyemo, MD, MPH Sangini Sheth, MD, MPH DEI Task Force Leads