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DEI Symposium: Transforming Culture

December 11, 2019

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion will host it's 4th annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion symposium April 30, 2020, in the NCRC Dining Hall. The theme of this year's symposium is Transforming Culture.

Schwartz Rounds: Stay calm and carry on: finding resilience at work

November 22, 2019

Come join us for this month's Schwartz Center Rounds for Compassionate Care, entitled "Stay calm and carry on: finding resilience at work." Panelists will discuss personal experiences, followed by a lively discussion. This session is eligible for CME, Nurse CE, and Social Work CEU. Lunch is available.

Film Screening, On the Basis of Sex

November 20, 2019

All faculty, staff, trainees and up to 3 guests are invited to a free screening of the film On the Basis of Sex. A panel discussion on topics of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will follow the screening. - Free popcorn will be served - RSVP HERE

Story of My Holiday

November 19, 2019

Come and share the story of how you celebrate a holiday or just learn about the story of others. Facilitated by Dr. Katrina Foo, Instructor in Pediatrics, Medical School - Light snacks will be provided - Location: University Hospital South - Room F4367 RSVP HERE

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention Session

November 8, 2019

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention - brings bystander intervention skills to the University of Michigan community for the purpose of building inclusive, respectful and safe communities. It is based on a nationally recognized four-stage bystander intervention model that helps individuals intervene in situations that negatively impact individuals, organizations, and the campus community. The content in this program has been used for student groups across campus, and is now being offered for University of Michigan faculty and staff. Through the use of educational theater, Change it Up! Provides opportunities for participants to discuss and practice how to leverage bystander intervention skills…

Unconscious Bias in Hiring and Selection

November 8, 2019

The course will help participants examine the hiring cycle and how to implement practices that mitigate bias. Participants will consider their position, identify how bias can show up in the hiring process and review best practices. You will learn to: Provide brief review of how unconscious bias can influence decision-making. Identify factors and practices that maximize the effectiveness of job searches. Discuss the ways bias may inadvertently influence recruitment, hiring and selection activities. Identify ways to apply what was discussed in this class to your work life. Individuals interested in registering can contact Katherine Pearsol at kpearsol@med.umich.edu.

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention Session

November 8, 2019

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention - brings bystander intervention skills to the University of Michigan community for the purpose of building inclusive, respectful and safe communities. It is based on a nationally recognized four-stage bystander intervention model that helps individuals intervene in situations that negatively impact individuals, organizations, and the campus community. The content in this program has been used for student groups across campus, and is now being offered for University of Michigan faculty and staff. Through the use of educational theater, Change it Up! Provides opportunities for participants to discuss and practice how to leverage bystander intervention skills…

Unconscious Bias in Hiring and Selection

November 8, 2019

The course will help participants examine the hiring cycle and how to implement practices that mitigate bias. Participants will consider their position, identify how bias can show up in the hiring process and review best practices. You will learn to: Provide brief review of how unconscious bias can influence decision-making. Identify factors and practices that maximize the effectiveness of job searches. Discuss the ways bias may inadvertently influence recruitment, hiring and selection activities. Identify ways to apply what was discussed in this class to your work life. Individuals interested in registering can contact Katherine Pearsol at kpearsol@med.umich.edu.

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention Session

November 8, 2019

Change it Up! – Bystander Intervention - brings bystander intervention skills to the University of Michigan community for the purpose of building inclusive, respectful and safe communities. It is based on a nationally recognized four-stage bystander intervention model that helps individuals intervene in situations that negatively impact individuals, organizations, and the campus community. The content in this program has been used for student groups across campus, and is now being offered for University of Michigan faculty and staff. Through the use of educational theater, Change it Up! Provides opportunities for participants to discuss and practice how to leverage bystander intervention skills…