Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences Diversity Grand Rounds
"Physician Workforce Diversity in Diagnostic Radiology and Radiation Oncology:
Specialties That are Disproportionately Underrepresented"
Curtiland Deville, M.D.
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Clinical Director, Sibley Radiation Oncology
Co-director, Sibley Prostate Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
Monday, April 17, 2017
Noon - 1 p.m.
This grand round is designed for faculty, residents, staff and medical students.
Learning objectives of this presentation:
1) To describe trends in historical and current representation in physician workforce diversity in radiology and radiation oncology.
2) To identify the potential barriers to diversity and inclusion in training, professional development and career advancement in radiology and radiation oncology.
3) To discuss potential interventions and solutions for diversity and inclusion in organizations, institutions, departments, training and practice in radiology and radiation oncology.
Co-sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences and the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Office for Diversity Affairs.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Vanderbilt University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Jeff L. Creasy, M.D., CME Activity Director, has no financial relationships related to the content of this activity to disclose. Curtiland Deville, MD., presenter, has no financial relationships related to the content of this activity to disclose.
This educational activity received no commercial support.
Dr. Curtiland Deville is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He serves as Clinical Director of Sibley Radiation Oncology, the future site of proton therapy for Johns Hopkins Medicine.
He is a graduate of Brown University’s Program in Liberal Medical Education and a past Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellow at the Yale Cancer Center. He completed his transitional year internship in internal medicine at Harbor Hospital Center and residency in radiation oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he joined the junior faculty as an Assistant Professor and served as clinical Chief of the Genitourinary and Sarcoma Services in the Department of Radiation Oncology.
Dr. Deville’s clinical and research focus is in treating patients with genitourinary malignancies and soft tissue sarcoma. He also has a research interest in physician workforce diversity as a means to addressing health disparities.
He is the current Chair of ASTRO’s Committee on Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (CHEDI). He also serves on the ACR’s Commission for Women and General Diversity, and ASCO’s Health Disparities Committee.