Psychiatry Grand Rounds 9/23 | Seeds of Equity

Equity Grand Rounds

"Seeds of Equity"


The activity is designed to help the learner:

1.  Describe the role of the Office of Health Equity and how it aligns with efforts broadly at VUMC
2.  Define Health Equity, Health Inequities, and contrast them against equality and disparities respectively
3.  Present inequities that are present in Davidson County and some root causes
4.  Find and identify resources and opportunities available to support and promote health equity at VUMC

About the Speaker:

Eliza Friedman, M.S.  (she/hers)
Associate Vice President for Community Health and Health Equity
Office of Health Equity
Vanderbilt University Medical Center 

Carleigh Frazier, MPH (she/hers)
Community Health Program Manager
Office of Health Equity
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


The Seeds of Equity Training is provided for organizations that would like to learn more about health equity. The training is offered by the Health Equity Workgroup of the Mayor's Healthy Nashville Leadership Council.


CME/CE credit for Psychiatry Grand Rounds is only available during the live feed time and for a brief time immediately following. The code for this week's session is displayed at the opening and closing of the meeting and also in the Chair's Office Zoom Account Name during the meeting.


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This talk is sponsored by the
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences 
This educational activity received no commercial support.