Medicine in Motion: Advancing Medicine Through Equity—Nov 15 6-9pm

As part of our Advancing Women in Medicine Initiative and Health Equity, Advocacy, & Diversity Interest Group, we are pleased to invite you to attend a special event held by the ACP on Friday, November 15th.

“Medicine in Motion: Advancing Medicine Through Equity,” will bring together distinguished leaders, practicing physicians and future physicians for networking, collaborative problem-solving, and sharing best practices on issues related to diversity and inclusion, well-being, leadership and gender equity. Topics of discussion will highlight shifting patient demographics, physician workforce needs, designing inclusive work environments and ensuring access to high quality care.

Our keynote speaker for the evening will be Dr. Darilyn Moyer, Executive Vice President and CEO of the American College of Physicians. She will speak on “Creating a Inclusive Health Care System.” 

Mark your calendars, RSVP now and plan on attending this informative and enriching event!

Where: UCSD MET Auditorium
When: Fri, Nov 15, 2019 6-9pm
Cost: FREE for up to 10 residents who respond first and PROMISE to attend—contact the chiefs ASAP!

$5 for ACP members; $20 for non-members (Dinner and drinks are included)

To register, click on the following link: Medicine in Motion: Information and Registration


6-6:30 pm – Networking

6:30-6:45 pm – Introduction

6:45-7pm – Keynote by Dr. Darilyn Moyer, ACP EVP/CEO on “Creating an Inclusive Healthcare Environment”

7-7:30pm – Gender Equity Panel

  • Moderator: Sima Pendharkar, MD, MPH FACP

  • Panelists: Doug DeLong, MD, FACP, Chair, ACP Board of Regents; Chwen-Yuen Angie Chen, MD, FACP, FASAM, Stanford University

7:30-8pm – Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Panel

  • Moderator: Tiffany I. Leung, MD, MPH, FACP, FAMIA
  • Panelists: Susan T. Hingle, MD, MACP, Professor of Medicine, SIU School of Medicine, former Chair, ACP Board of Regents; Tracey Henry, MD, MPP, FACP – Assistant Professor at Emory University and member of the ACP Council of Early Career; Amy Bellinghausen, MD – UCSD Pulmonary, Critical Care, & Sleep Medicine Fellow

8-8:45pm – Breakout groups on Gender Equity and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with a chance to connect with senior leaders in these areas, the opportunity to form and participate in “work affinity groups,” and to engage in projects (publications, podcast, book, videos, or other audience generated ideas) with sponsorship by leaders and experts in these areas. Fantastic chance to get your name on a work product and to engage with more senior leaders and experts in the process!

8:45-9pm – Reports from the breakout groups & Conclusion

After 9pm – Networking and conversations to continue…

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