BUMC Health Equity Symposium

April 10th, 2018

The Boston Medical Center Annual Health Equity Symposium seeks to engage students, residents/fellows, healthcare professionals and community members from all disciplines to focus on issues of health equity and promote collaboration on innovative strategies to combat these inequalities.  
 
 
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SYMPOSIUM OUTLINE

Education

• Education for students and providers on how to integrate health equity work into their daily practice and careers.

• Keynote speaker series

 

Research and Innovation

• Information on funding, research support, and opportunities in health equity.

• Poster session to highlight ongoing work at BUMC and in the community including research, quality improvement and service projects being done at Boston University Medical Campus.

 

Community Engagement

• Sessions to highlight work of CBOs

• Tools to facilitate partnerships between community organiz ations and BUMC students, trainees and faculty.

 

Advocacy and Policy

• Advocacy training workshop for students, residents and faculty run by the School of Public Health Activist Lab.