Addressing Racism and Social Exclusion

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Objectives:  Participants will be able to:

  • Clarify the meanings and consequences of microaggressions and microinsults

  • Identify the meanings of individual and institutional racism and their consequences for psychiatrists’ roles as clinicians, leaders, and consultants.

  • Improve knowledge and skills needed to deal effectively with stereotyping and institutional racism

  • Describe educational approaches to enhancing the respect and understanding that professionals communicate in talking to others about ethnicity, race, and racism. 

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

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals are awarded ( 0.1 ) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to 1.0 contact hours.

Presenters for this program have been requested to identify financial or other relationships with manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) or with provider(s) of any commercial service(s) which, in the context of their topics, could be perceived as real or apparent conflicts of interest.


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