Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Achieving Equity in Health Care

8:45 AM to 10:00 AM

A Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds DEI Focused Event
Featuring John Ayanian, MD

Dr. Ayanian will provide information and lead a discussion on: 

  • Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion updates in Michigan 
  • Advocacy efforts and opportunitites for primary care physicians
  • Roles and opportunities for community health workers
  • Post-pandemic care through an equity lens


Streaming Live and In Person at Weber’s 

Stream on Zoom at: Passcode: 134163 

In person space is limited. 

Please contact [email protected] to reserve a space if you are not a DFM member. 


Prepare for this lecture with these articles. 

Crucial Questions for US Health Policy in the Next Decade (PDF) 

JAMA April 13, 2021 Volume 325, Number 14

Principles for Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care Under Healthcare Reform (PDF)

In: Williams, R.A. (eds) Eliminating Healthcare Disparities in America. Humana Press.

The Costs of Racial Disparities in Health Care

Harvard Business Review, October 01, 2015


John Ayanian

John Ayanian, MD

Alice Hamilton Distinguished University Professor of Medicine and Healthcare Policy
Director, Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation
Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School
Professor of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health
Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Areas of Expertise:
Diabetes, quality of care, and health disparities