3/21/19 - “Promoting Equity in Pediatric Healthcare”

Tiffani J. Johnson, MD,MSc , FAAP
Attending Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Faculty Advisor, Alliance of Minority Physicians, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Brief Summary of Lecture: Dr. Johnson will discuss disparities in pediatric emergency care. She will highlight the importance of parent trust and the role of parent preference in inequalities in care and discuss implicit bias and how it relates to the broader context of racism in healthcare. 

Date and Time: Thursday, March 21, 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

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