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Upcoming Diversity & Inclusion Virtual Events

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Previous Events

July 7: “From Dialogue to Action: The Strategic Plan for Diversity and Inclusion”

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The College of Medicine and Life Sciences Office of Diversity and Inclusion held a Virtual Student Townhall on Tuesday, July 7. Titled “From Dialogue to Action: The Strategic Plan for Diversity and Inclusion,” this event will provide an open forum to discuss the Strategic Plan and make comments.

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July 1: “Navigating Social Injustices Amidst a Pandemic”

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The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences Office of Diversity and Inclusion, in collaboration with Toledo Public Schools Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, held a Virtual Roundtable on Wednesday, July 1, titled “Navigating Social Injustices Amidst a Pandemic.

Moderators:

Dr. Hope Bland
Toledo Public Schools-Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Department, Administrator on Special Assignment

Dr. Treva Jeffries
Toledo Public Schools-Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Department, Assistant Transformational Leader

Dr. Kimberly Jenkins
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences

Panelists:

Ashley Futrell, Esq.
Attorney and Community Advocate

Bro. Washington Muhammad
Co Founder, Community Solidarity Response Network (CSRN)

Dr. Darren Gordon
UToledo MD/PhD Candidate, Former National Speaker of the House, Student National Medical Association

 


June 30: “Health Disparities and COVID-19: A Crisis within a Crisis”

MODERATOR: 

Dr. Kimberly Jenkins
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

PANELISTS: 

Erika D. White
President CWA Local 4319
National Executive Diversity Board Member

Dr. Elysia James
Neurocritical Care, University of Toledo

Sadia Tahir, UTCOMLS Medical Student
White Coats for Black Lives (WC4BL), Vice President
SNMA, Barbershop Initiative Chair

John C. Jones, EMBA
Community Liaison, Office of Social Determinants of Health

Dr. Darren Gordon
UToledo MD/PhD Candidate, Former National Speaker of the House, Student National Medical Association

June 10: “Confronting ourselves: A Conversation about Race, Equity and Inclusion”

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Last Updated: 7/8/20