Assembly Description: The University of Kansas Health System and KU Medical Center Health Outcomes Assembly: Disparities between Counties and Zip Codes, Friday, August 26, 9:30 am -12:00 pm (via Zoom). The University of Kansas Health System and KU Medical Center Health Outcomes Assembly is a multidisciplinary convening focused on unpacking and mitigating health care disparities affecting marginalized communities. The vision for the Assembly is to increase awareness of bias and its impact on patient treatment and health outcomes; promote a multidisciplinary review of disparities in care; establish solutions toward mitigating disparities further exacerbated within our medical community. The Assembly will feature speakers from various specialties, roundtable discussions from the health professional’s perspective, and a community health equity panel.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all KU Medical Center sponsored events. Communication Across Realtime Translation (CART) will be provided. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate, please contact the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note this event will be recorded and may be posted on the KU Medical Center’s social media channels.