College of Pharmacy

National DE&I Speakers Address The Elephant in the Room, March 3, 10 and 31

HSC College of Pharmacy PEACE Task Force is hosting a DE&I Speaker Series this March.

The Elephant in the Room: A Speaker Series Dedicated to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Topics features presentations by three distinguished DE&I leaders in healthcare and academia on March 3, 10 and 31.

Register now to reserve your space! Thank you to the RISE committee for the donation of books to be given away during each session (see below).

View the flyer here: https://www.unthsc.edu/college-of-pharmacy/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/Diversity-Speaker-Series-March-2021.pdf

 

March 3, 1-2:30 CT:Talbert Cropped For Webinar

Creating Awareness About Health Care Disparities: Developing a Foundation for Healthcare Equity

Tukea Talbert, DNP, RN, CDP

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Registered Nurse

Chief Diversity Officer, University of Kentucky

The first 20 attendees will receive a complimentary book recommended by Dr. Talbert, The Political Determinants of Health 1st Edition by Daniel Dawes.

Register here: http://bit.ly/DEIMARCH3

 

March 10, 1-3 pm CTSkyller Walkes Webinar

Accountability through Action: Activating for Results

Skyller Walkes, PhD,

Assistant Dean of Diversity & Inclusion and Assistant Professor of Instruction

The University of Texas at Austin

The first 40 attendees will receive a complimentary book recommended by Dr. Walkes, Medical Apartheid by Harriet Washington.

Register here: http://bit.ly/DEIMARCH10

 

March 31, 1-2:30 pm CTLakesha Headshots Webinar

Dismantling Systemic Racism in Healthcare

Lakesha Butler, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Director, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

The first 40 attendees will receive a complimentary book recommended by Dr. Butler, Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do.

Register here: http://bit.ly/DEIMARCH31