You’re invited: OHEI Community Conversations

February 18, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) is hosting two important Community Conversations in the coming weeks.

All Michigan Medicine faculty, staff and learners are invited to attend.

The sessions are:

  • Fostering Wellness in the Black Michigan Medicine Community
    • Date: Thursday, Feb. 24, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    • Description: The Black Voices Resource Group (BVRG) will be discussing the purpose and the impact that the meeting space has on attending employee resource group members.?The conversation will include BVRG accomplishments to date, including collaborations with other ERGs and the Anti-Racism Oversight Committee.?The group will also discuss some future goals and lead a discussion about patient care outcomes for the Black community. Finally, the group will end with some Black History Month trivia and allow space for any attendee questions.?Please join us! 
  • Serving Our Patients with Disabilities: Sharing Challenges and Discussing Solutions to Access and Understand Institutional Resources and Policies
    • Date: Thursday, March 3, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    • Description: The Disability Resource Group will be hosting a panel discussion on how employees can access additional resources and fill gaps when serving patients with disabilities. They will also bring awareness and promote the resource group.