Diversity, inclusion and racial disparities
Andrea Knight, MD
Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, ON, Canada
Disclosure(s): No financial relationships to disclose
Two accomplished academic pediatric leaders will discuss their individual efforts and formal national programs that strive to diversify the ranks of leaders and researchers in pediatric fields. The pediatric department chairwomen will highlight lessons learned from institutional and organizational task forces they have participated in or led. Lessons learned from other pediatric specialties may enhance similar efforts in pediatric and adult rheumatology.
Speaker: Leslie Walker-Harding, MD – University of Washington
Speaker: Ann Reed, MD – Duke University