Learning Session: Equity and diversity in action

Friday, April 30, 2021 — 11:30am to 1:00pm
4/30/2021 11:30 am America/Edmonton 4/30/2021 1:00 pm Learning Session: Equity and diversity in action The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry holds equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) as a core value. In this session, you will be introduced to the Office of EDI and how they are working to include EDI perspectives in service, education and research at the University of Alberta.

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry holds equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) as a core value. In this session, you will be introduced to the Office of EDI and how they are working to include EDI perspectives in service, education and research at the University of Alberta.

This session will help prepare health science students from all faculties to better serve the population upon graduation. Students will learn how to be inclusive in both research and health education.

Learning objectives include:

  • Introduction to the Office of EDI
  • Introduction to the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry social accountability and EDI framework
  • Discuss examples of what has been accomplished and what projects are currently underway

This session meets the requirements for FGSR professional development.

Presented by:

  • Helly Goez, associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics and assistant dean, Diversity in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Date: April 30
Time: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Location: Zoom

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