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September 23, 2021: "Maternal Diabetes and Neighborhood Context" with Milda Saunders, MD, MPH

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This presentation will describe trends in maternal diabetes in Chicago, how those rates differ by race/ethnicity, and how neighborhood disadvantages moderate those inequities.

Guest: 

Milda Saunders, MD, MPH
Section of General Internal Medicine and
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
The University of Chicago Medicine

Dr. Saunders is a general internist and health services researcher at the University of Chicago. Her broad research interests include health disparities and quality of care, particularly related to chronic kidney disease. Her work has examined how location (residence and site of care) is associated with health outcomes. She is also a clinical ethicist, living donor advocate physician and the Assistant Dean of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at the Pritzker School of Medicine.


September 30, 2021: "Towards Healthcare Equity for People with Disabilities" with Angel Love Miles, PhD

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This presentation will discuss how institutional barriers and social practices contribute to health disparities for people with disabilities. Healthcare policy, research and practice must challenge disability bias by responding to the real structural, financial and cultural barriers that people with disabilities experience when trying to access care.

Guest: 

Angel Love Miles, PhD
Healthcare/Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst
Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago

Angel received her doctorate in women’s studies at the University of Maryland College Park and completed her postdoctoral fellowship in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Currently, as the Healthcare/Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst at Access Living she is responsible for monitoring disability rights developments in healthcare and home and community-based services, and facilitating systems advocacy efforts through an intersectional lens. Her article entitled “Strong Black Women” African American Women with Disabilities, Intersecting Identities, and Inequality can be found in the February 2019 Gender & Society special issue: Gender, Disability, and Intersectionality. Angel and Access Living serve on the Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) Steering Committee.

This webinar is part of the Translational Applications in Public Health mini-series, which is a collaboration between the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) and the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute.


Upcoming Events

Sep

23

Maternal Diabetes and Neighborhood Context

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Registration required.

Hosted by the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) at Northwestern University.

This presentation will describe trends in maternal diabetes in Chicago, how those rates differ by race/ethnicity, and how neighborhood disadvantages moderate those inequities.

Guest:
Milda Saunders, MD, MPH
Section of General Internal Medicine and
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
The University of Chicago Medicine

Dr. Saunders is a general internist and health services researcher at the University of Chicago. Her broad research interests include health disparities and quality of care, particularly related to chronic kidney disease. Her work has examined how location (residence and site of care) is associated with health outcomes. She is also a clinical ethicist, living donor advocate physician and the Assistant Dean of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at the Pritzker School of Medicine.

For more public health news, events, and announcements, visit the IPHAM website: https://feinberg.northwestern.edu/ipham

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Sep

29

NMH Ethics presents COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS (formerly Schwartz Rounds) - ....Caring for Suicidal Patients

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Presents

COMPASSION IN ACTION ROUNDS
(formerly Schwartz Rounds)

Holding Their Pain:
Caring for Suicidal Patients

Panelists:
Pedro Dago, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Nikita Patel, MD
PGY4, Emergency Medicine

Erica Sieg, PsyD, ABPP
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Alana Telfer, AGACNP-C
APRN, Pulmonary/Critical Care

Jennifer Underwood, MDiv
Staff Chaplain, Spiritual Care

Moderator:
Judith Paice, PhD, RN
Director, Cancer Pain Program
Division of Hematology-Oncology

Learning Objectives:
1. Examine social and emotional aspects of patient care delivery.
2. Discuss the impact of interdisciplinary collaboration on patient care delivery.

FOR NM STAFF:
CME contact hours for physicians, and CNE contact hours for nursing, social work, and PT/OT are available for this program.

FOR NON-NM ATTENDEES:
CME contact hours for physicians are available via Cloud CME.

Microsoft Teams meeting
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Or call in (audio only): +1 872-240-1267,,195427873#
Phone Conference ID: 195 427 873#

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Sep

30

Montgomery Lecture Series - speaker/topic to be announced

Online - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics

Presents

A Montgomery Lecture

Speaker and topic to be announced.

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics program, members of the Center for Bioethics & Medical Humanities, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Sep

30

The Montgomery Lectures weekly series returns

No Location - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Further details to be announced

The Montgomery Lectures Series is presented weekly on Thursdays from noon to 12:45pm, and is open to all. Presenters are faculty in the Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics program, CBMH members, and special guests. This series was named in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

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Sep

30

Towards Healthcare Equity for People with Disabilities

Online - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Registration required.

This presentation will discuss how institutional barriers and social practices contribute to health disparities for people with disabilities. Healthcare policy, research and practice must challenge disability bias by responding to the real structural, financial and cultural barriers that people with disabilities experience when trying to access care.

Guest:
Angel Love Miles, PhD
Healthcare/Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst
Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago

Angel received her doctorate in women s studies at the University of Maryland College Park and completed her postdoctoral fellowship in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Currently, as the Healthcare/Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst at Access Living she is responsible for monitoring disability rights developments in healthcare and home and community-based services, and facilitating systems advocacy efforts through an intersectional lens. Her article entitled Strong Black Women African American Women with Disabilities, Intersecting Identities, and Inequality can be found in the February 2019 Gender & Society special issue: Gender, Disability, and Intersectionality.

This webinar is part of the Translational Applications in Public Health mini-series, which is a collaboration between the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) and the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute.

For more public health news, events, and announcements, visit the IPHAM website: https://feinberg.northwestern.edu/ipham

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