Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Training opportunity: The Impact of Civil Rights Laws on Health Care Disparities, 10/14

Faculty and students from medicine, nursing and health professions are invited to an upcoming training event:
Stopping Discrimination Before it Starts: The Impact of Civil Rights Laws on Health Care Disparities

Please join KUMC and representatives from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services(HHS) and the 
Office for Civil Rights(OCR) 
Oct. 14, 2015 1-3 pm Wahl Hall East-WHE, overflow viewing in Rieke, ITV to Salina-Rm#116 and Wichita-Santa Fe Rm Presenting  
Stopping Discrimination Before it Starts: The Impact of Civil Rights Laws on Health Care Disparities

*The purpose of the initiative is to enhance medical school instruction by helping students and health care professionals appreciate their role in
reducing health disparities in American communities. The presentation is based on Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964,
which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin