S3522: Effective Communication: Overcoming Barriers of Bias with Patients and the Public
Sunday, October 9, 2022
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM US PDT
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, 161
Topic(s): Communications and Media; Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
The words and actions we use to communicate in clinical and public settings impact knowledge transfer and health literacy. Many barriers conspire to diminish the effectiveness of communication. This session will explore bias as a barrier, including its impact on communication and strategies to recognize and overcome it.