Creativity & Humanism

Courageous Conversations: Shining a light on racism in medical education

Wednesday, July 22nd, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT GMT-4

Join us for a panel discussion featuring various perspectives on how family medicine teachers, preceptors, and educational leaders can talk about and address racism in medical education.

Tune in live here:

YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5NHp4mUupM

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CFPC.CMFC/videos/809600782907734/

Learning objectives:

  • Identify ways to begin a conversation about racism in medical education

  • Share practical strategies to address microaggression, bias, and racism in your teaching setting

  • Consider opportunities for being an ally or upstander in your teaching practice

Watch live here:

Presenters

Host: Dr. Ivy Oandasan

Dr. Aimée-Angélique Bouka is Vice Chair of the CFPC’s Section of Residents and a family medicine resident in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Calgary.

Dr. Sarah Funnell is Co-chair of the CFPC’s Indigenous Health Committee and the Director of Indigenous Health in the Department of Family Medicine at Queen’s University.

Dr. Amy Tan is a past co-chair of the CFPC’s Undergraduate Education Committee and an associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Calgary.

Dr. Ivy Oandasan is the CFPC’s Director of Education and a professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.