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Webinar: Inclusion Week 2021 – Poverty as an Aspect of Diversity

Webconference

Inclusion Week 2021, sponsored by the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, is a weeklong celebration featuring events that aim to support and foster diversity and inclusion at Penn State Health, Penn State College of Medicine and the communities those organizations serve.

Inclusion Academy: Understanding the Impact of Religious Beliefs on Health Care

Room T2500 - Penn State Cancer Institute 400 University Dr., Hershey

This session aims to provide participants with an overview of the different faiths seen in the patient population at Penn State Health and the beliefs and practices our providers should take into account when providing medical care.

Inclusion Academy: Embracing Gender Equality and Sexual Diversity

Room T2500 - Penn State Cancer Institute 400 University Dr., Hershey

This session will focus on the importance of gender equality and sexual diversity in health care, as well as covering some of the key terminologies often used in patient care.

Inclusion Academy: Caring for Military Patients

Room T2500 - Penn State Cancer Institute 400 University Dr., Hershey

This session aims to provide participants with resources when caring for military and veteran patients and strategies on how to better engage with this population.

Inclusion Academy: Intersectionality of the Opioid Challenge and Diversity

Location TBD

The Inclusion Academy, established by the Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, is an educational program focused on providing students, faculty/staff and health care providers at Penn State Health and Penn State College of Medicine with cultural knowledge and understanding of various diverse/marginalized communities with the intention to foster diversity and inclusion in all facets […]


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