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CICATS Seminar Series - Cultural Competency

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
12:00pm – 1:30pm

UConn Health
Classroom B16

To be discussed:

- The definition and importance of cultural competency in medicine and science - The role of culture in the cost and quality of healthcare Factors underlying health and healthcare disparities: access, socioeconomic status, environment, racial, ethnic, etc. - The influence of stereotypes on decision-making in medicine and science

Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Location: Classroom B16, UConn Medical School

Target Audience: Individuals interested in pursuing careers as scientists and scholars in biological and biomedical sciences

Space is limited. Registration is now open: http://cicats.uconn.edu/cultural-comp/

Contact:

langelo@uchc.edu

Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (primary), UConn Health Master Calendar

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