Thursday, January 20, 2022

Health Injustice: A Threat to Everyone

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) and the Graduate Medical Education (GME) office are hosting the second annual Michigan Medicine Second Look event, “Health Injustice: A Threat to Everyone” on January 20, 2022, from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 

OHEI Jan 2022 Health Injustice Event
This virtual event is for prospective house officers who interviewed at Michigan Medicine. This is an opportunity to educate and inform the prospective house officers about our commitment to health justice and the individual departments’ DEI and Community Engagement efforts. In the last half hour, each department has the opportunity to staff a breakout room to continue the conversation. 
We are honored to have Dr. Malika Fair participate as the keynote speaker. Malika Fair, MD, MPH is the Senior Director of Equity and Social Accountability at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Dr. Fair develops programs and initiatives with multidisciplinary partners and local communities to advance equity, racial justice, population health, and accountability in academic medicine. She is also an Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Dr. Fair completed her residency training and chief residency at Carolinas Medical Center, received her medical and Master of Public Health degrees from the University of Michigan, and Bachelor of Science from Stanford University. 


4:00 pm Opening Dr. Marcia Perry, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Faculty Director House Officers OHEI 
4:05 pm Overview of Michigan Medicine Dr. David J. Brown, AVP and Associate Dean OHEI and Associate Professor of Otolaryngology 

4:10 pm Graduate Medical Education Updates Dr. Janet Sybil Biermann, Associate Dean Graduate Medical Education, and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery 

4:20 pm GME DEI and Social Justice Committee Dr. Matthew Wixson, Associate Chair DEI and Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology  

4:25 pm Support for Underrepresented Groups in Michigan Medicine / Transitioning to a New Location in a Virtual World - Panel Discussion Moderator Dr. Michael Lukela, Director, Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program and Vice Chair, Office of Diversity, Equity and Well-Being plus a panel of Michigan Medicine House Officers  

5:00 pm Become a Health Equity Leader at Michigan Medicine - Join the Health Equity and Quality Scholars Program Speaker: Health Equity Scholar 

5:05 pm Anti Racism Oversight Committee Dr. David Miller, President, University of Michigan Health System, Executive Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs, U-M Medical School, Professor, Department of Urology, and Committee Co-Chair Michigan Medicine Anti-Racism Oversight Committee 

5:10 pm Keynote: Health Justice Dr. Malika Fair, Senior Director of Health Equity Partnerships, Association of American Medical College 

5:35 pm Closing and transition to Department Zoom Meetings Dr. Marcia Perry, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Faculty Director House Officers OHEI 

6:00 pm Scheduled Meeting End