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Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Location: Zoom

Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Time: 12–1 p.m.

Contact: Lyndsey Loughran

About the Event

This installment of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds features Jewel Mullen, M.D., MPH, presenting “Achieving Health Equity in Medical Care and Research.”

Mullen’s presentation will focus on the meanings of health equity, health disparities and CLAS (culturally and linguistically appropriate services), the elements of a health equity approach to quality clinical care and a health equity approach to research.

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Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  • Explain the meanings of health equity, health disparities and CLAS (culturally and linguistically appropriate services).
  • Identify elements of a health equity approach to quality clinical care.
  • Describe a health equity approach to research.

Target Audience

  • Primary: Department of Internal Medicine faculty
  • Secondary: Department of Internal Medicine residents and health care team members

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient care; medical knowledge; practice-based learning and improvement; professionalism; system-based practice.
  • IOM: Providing patient-centered care; working in interdisciplinary teams; employing evident-based practice; apply QI.
  • IECC: Interprofessional communication; teams and teamwork.

Mullen has no financial conflicts of interest to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.

The Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds planning committee members are Dayna Diven, M.D.; Annie Feagins, M.D., AGAF; Kevin Hackshaw, M.D.; Parker Hudson, M.D.; Mrinalini Kulkarni-Date, M.D.; Paul Nader, M.D.; Ollieta Nicholas; Kirsten Nieto, M.D.; Snehal Patel, M.D.; René Salazar, M.D.; Cassandra Ryan; and Lyndsey Loughran. Feagins reported the following relevant financial relationships to disclose: Grants/research: Arena Pharmaceuticals and Corrona. The other members of the planning committee have no financial conflicts of interest to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course has been designated by The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School for 1.00 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.