Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

While the coronavirus pandemic is having a serious impact on the lives of everyone, it has had a particularly devastating impact on the lives of vulnerable populations. Below are links to information about the coronavirus and its impact on persons experiencing homelessness, LGBTQ and migrant farm workers. Understanding COVID 19 CDC Coronavirus Information COVID Tracking Project (up to date state […]

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The 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference, New Orleans, LA.

NCMEDR faculty will be presenting at the 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference in New Orleans, LA. Poster presentation title : Examining Differences in HIV Care Cascade Adherence and Health Outcomes between African American MSM and MSW Authors: Cooper, R.L., Juarez, P., Matthews-Juarez, P., Morris, M., Tabatabai, M., Ramesh, A., & Im, W. Date: 3/16/18-3/18/18

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Exploring Unconscious Bias in Academic Medicine

Why do diversity efforts plateau at institutions? What role does unconscious bias play in such plateaus? These are questions Howard J. Ross, Founding Partner of Cook Ross and author of Reinventing Diversity: Transforming Organizational Community to Strengthen People, Purpose and Performance aims to answer in his interview with the Chief Diversity Officer of the Association of American Medical colleges (AAMC) […]

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