Hidden Bias in Health Care on Apr. 8



Janice Sabin
Hidden Bias in Health Care: A Reflection on 10 Years of Health Care Disparities Research
Friday, April 8 | 6–7 p.m. | Intellectual House
Studies have shown quality of health care differs based on patient race and ethnicity, leading to worse health outcomes.

A pioneer in the science of unconscious bias, Dr. Janice Sabin, MSW ’01, PhD ’06, of the UW Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education will present on health care disparities. She’ll also describe a course on health care disparities developed for health care providers.

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This is the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity’s 2016 Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture, named in honor of the University of Washington’s first vice president for the Office of Minority Affairs (1970). The Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture is dedicated to acknowledging the work of distinguished faculty by spotlighting nationally recognized research focusing on diversity and social justice.