Join us for a groundbreaking webinar on the topic is COVID-19 and its disproportionate effect on people of color, and what can and should be done to address this issue, presented jointly by the DRI Medical Liability and Health Care Law Committee and the Diversity and Inclusion Committee. Leaders in the legal and medical professions will uncover health care disparities in the U.S. and how they relate to COVID-19, and tell the stories of workers on the front lines and what they have faced during the pandemic. They will address clinical observations pertaining to communities of color, and propose how we might move forward in this ‘new normal’ with proper education, social distancing, contact tracing, and more. You do not want to miss this exhilarating new topic and expert lineup!
Who Should Attend
Health care providers
Health Law professionals
Anyone who is interested in this topic and how it is related to our current state of affairs
What You Will Learn
The background to health care disparities in the U.S. and how it is related to COVID-19
What workers on the front lines faced during the pandemic and clinical observations as it pertains to communities of color
Moving forward with COVID-19: education, social distancing, contact tracing, etc.
System Senior Director of Nursing Quality,
NYC Health + Hospitals