Implicit Racial Bias in Health Care and Hawai'i

Training Summary

This presentation will introduce attendees to implicit bias and its impact on work in the health care field and/or change your implicit biases.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define explicit and implicit bias.
  • Describe how implicit biases are formed.
  • Describe how implicit biases can impact provider-patient communication.
  • Identify at least one thing that you can do to become aware of and/or change your implicit biases.

Guest Speakers:
Rebecca Delafield, PhD Assistant Professor, Dept. of Native Hawaiian Health, University of Hawai'i John A. Burns School of Medicine
Andrea Hermosura, PhD Assistant Professor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Dept. of Native Hawaiian Health,
University of Hawai'i John A. Burns School of Medicine and The Queen's Medical Center

Continuing Education Information:  1.5 CE CSAC hrs, 1.5 hrs with the National Association of Social Workers - Hawai'i Chapter, 1.5 hrs for CHES/MCHES, and 1.5 CPEUs for RD/RDN/DTR.

Register at: https://moodle.publichealth.arizona.edu/course/view.php?id=345

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