Leadership in the Quest for Health Equity | David Satcher | Voices in Leadership

BETTY JOHNSON: Good afternoon, and welcome to the Voices in Leadership series, focusing on the nexus of science and leadership to create positive change in the world of public health. I am Betty Johnson, and I have the unique pleasure to direct this program and to introduce our speaker. Today’s speaker could never have imagined…

Master of Arts (Professional and Applied Ethics)

Any workplace in which someone is engaged now will be a workplace in which ethical issues, both of a local kind, a national kind and an international kind, are constantly arising. My name is Chris Cordner. I’m an Associate Professor of Philosophy. I’m also Director of the Masters of Arts (Professional and Applied Ethics). The…

Disabusing Disability: Striving for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Medicine

– Good morning, good morning. We’re going to start our program for today on improving the care of people with disabilities through research, education, policy, and advocacy. Oftentimes when we talk about issues of health disparities or we talk about diversity in populations, people first think of race ethnicity or they think of gender but…

I’ve lived as a man & a woman — here’s what I learned | Paula Stone Williams | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Ellen Maloney I was the CEO of a large religious nonprofit, the host of a national television show. I preached in mega churches. I was a successful, well-educated, white American male. The poet and mystic Thomas Merton said, “It’s a difficult thing to climb to the top of the ladder of…

Part 1 of 2: Hopes and Expectations by Health Equity Awakened Leadership Fellows

[upbeat music] The government should be a leader in addressing racism and inequity, but we have to do it through meaningful partnerships and relationships; they take time to build. I’m trying to lead a bunch of people doing health equity work and they’re like, “Oh we just need more data.” I’m like, “Yeah, but what…

Health Committee Meeting – 7/15/2019

if appreciate bringing us all together today tough let's do the best work we can keep our nation strong Lord we try to serve you the best we can and we know it's hard it's like it's over the nation's very hard to keep things straight but we all care about the nation or we…

What are the Pros and Cons to ADHD Medication?

says ADHD didn't creep it's crazy a little weird head up until later on in life I never had access to medication it was never offered to me to use as a treatment and I never thought I needed it after being married for a few years my wife recognized that I don't get anything…