Cultural Considerations Series

The Cultural Considerations in the Biomedical Workplace series serves to encourage members of the Stanford Medicine community to have dialogues about topics related to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Cultural Considerations in the Biomedical Workplace series events

Endowed by alumni donor support, the purpose of this workshop series is to increase participants’ knowledge and awareness of cultural considerations in academic medicine in order to engage Stanford faculty to foster an environment that respects and embraces cultural diversity.

Past sessions have included

Translating Lessons Learned from a K-12 Antiracist Teaching Initiative

Organizational Communication Through the Lens of Culture

Universal Design, Creating Equal Access to Learning

Transgender Issues in Medicine

Working with Millennials

Strategies to Address Discrimination Towards Physicians by Patients and Families

Language of Leadership with Joanne Wehner

Symposium on Race, Law Enforcement, and Public Health.

Emotional Intelligence and Effective Interpersonal Communication


Connecting the Dots For Culturally Competent Education

Please see the following articles for more information on culturally competent education in the biomedical sciences and healthcare.

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