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Webinar: Book club on systemic racism and health disparities

August 26, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

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One event on October 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

The Beryl Institute is holding a virtual Patient Experience (PX) Book Club with a three-part series highlighting books that focus on systemic racism and health disparities. Penn State Health employees can register for free as an organizational member of the institute.

All sessions take place from 5 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays. They are:

  • Aug. 26: “How to be an Antiracist” by Ibram X. Kendi
  • Oct. 28: “Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor’s Reflections on Race and Medicine” by Dr. Damon Tweedy
  • Dec. 16: “White Fragility” by Robin DiAngelo

The Beryl Institute is the global community of practice that works to improve the human experience in health care.

Register online here

Details

Date:
August 26
Time:
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.theberylinstitute.org/page/PXBookClub

Organizer

Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Phone:
717-531-3088
Email:
diversity@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
Website:
https://med.psu.edu/diversity

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