7/27/17 - "Exploring Diversity in Practice, Education, and Research"

Jeannette South-Paul, MD
Professor & Chair, Dept. of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Brief Summary of Lecture: The focus of evidence-based clinical practice, education, and research on quantitative data tends to underestimate the significance of social determinants of health and qualitative factors accompanying a diverse populations. Through a series of case studies, Dr. South-Paul will elucidate how a balanced approach promotes high quality care, more comprehensive inclusion in educational programs, and research that addresses the needs of a broader segment of the population. 

Start Date: July 27
End Date: July 27
Time: 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    412-692-5325