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Weill Cornell Medicine Diversity Events

Upcoming Events

6th Annual LGBT Health Workforce Conference (May 4-5, 2018. Belfer Research Building and Hunter College)

The LGBT Health Workforce Conference provides an overview of up-to-date practices (climate, educational, research, and clinical) in preparing the health care workforce to address the health concerns and disparities of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) communities.  This conference is designed for health professionals (M.D., D.O., P.A.-C., R.N., N.P., D.D., social workers, psychologists, etc.), educators, and students (pre-health professions, professional schools, and graduate), but all interested are invited to attend. CME credit will be available.

Academic Medicine Career Development Conference. Dec 1-2, 2017, NYC

These regional conferences are OPEN TO ALL but are tailored to encourage trainees (medical students, residents, PhDs) who are underrepresented in medicine (women, LGBTQ, and racial and ethnic minorities) to consider academic medicine careers .

LGBTQ Substance Use and the Opioid Epidemic + free Naloxone training

Thursday, Oct. 19, 5-6pm, Room A-950
 
qlinic at Weill Cornell Medicine invites Dr. Jonathan Avery to speak about LGBTQ substance abuse and the opioid epidemic. The event will be divided into two parts. The first part will involve a presentation detailing the problematic use of narcotic substances, specifically within the highly-at-risk LGBTQ community. The second part will involve naloxone training where attendees will gain a competent understanding on how to obtain and use naloxone to prevent opioid-related deaths.

Diversity on Tap. Holiday Mixer

December 11, 2017, 6-8PM

Location: Griffis Faculty Club

Diversity on Tap is an annual mixer for all members and allies of the LGBT community, held annually as part of the Dean's diversity initiative and sponsored by the Dean's Office.  

Steering Committee Meetings (Collaboration Room, Weill Cornell Medicine Library)

Next meeting: November 16, 2017, 5:00-6:00PM

The steering committee meetings are open to all WCM faculty, staff and students.

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