Register today for 2nd annual Diversity in Medicine Conference

February 7, 2020  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

All Michigan Medicine faculty and staff are invited to register for the second annual Diversity in Medicine Conference.

The student-led conference will be held on Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8 in Ann Arbor. It is designed to unite health professions students and faculty from across the country to share the work they are doing to increase diversity in medicine.

This year’s theme is “Promoting Diversity Through Lived Experiences,” and will feature speakers and panelists who will share various perspectives about navigating their training and the medical system with a diverse background.

In addition to panels and addresses, the Black Medical Association, Office of Patient Experiences, Office for Health Equity and Inclusion, and First Generation Students will be on hand to help coordinate workshops for participants.

For more details about the conference — including the conference schedule — click here.

Where: Biomedical Science Research Building, 109 Zina Pitcher Place, Ann Arbor

When: March 7-8

Registration link: https://forms.gle/CPY41sQQNdjExKGp7

Registration deadline: Feb. 21

Please note, a registration fee of $10 will be collected through a partnership with EventBrite at the time of registration. For anyone seeking financial assistance for the registration fee, please contact dimconference@gmail.com.

See you there!

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