APPD’s Commitment to Confronting Racism

APPD’s Commitment to Confronting Racism

VIEW FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF PEDIATRIC PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Dismantling Racism: Association of Pediatric Program Directors’ Commitment to Action

Rebecca Blankenburg, MD, MPH; Patricia Poitevien, MD, MSc; Javier Gonzalez del Rey, MD, MEd; Megan Aylor, MD;
John Frohna, MD, MPH; Heather McPhillips, MD, MPH; Linda Waggoner-Fountain, MD; Laura Degnon, CAE

Academic Pediatrics 2020; 20:1051-1053

 

APPD’s Confronting Racism Action Plan and Dashboard

APPD's Confronting Racism Action Plan and Dashboard

 

APPD and APA PHM Leadership SIG Confronting Racism Virtual Cafes

Led by APPD and APA PHM Leadership SIG Series Team

Emma Omoruyi, Tye Winters, Aisha Barber, Francisco Alvarez, Michael Bryant, and Becky Blankenburg

Third Thursday each month, 4-5pm EST Register Here

 

Thursday, February 4, 2021: Update on APPD Confronting Racism Plans

  • Becky Blankenburg, MD, MPH (APPD President)

 

Thursday, January 21, 2021: Allyship

  • Melissa Klitzman, MD (Indiana University School of Medicine)
  • Janine Zee-Cheng, MD (Indiana University School of Medicine)

 

Thursday, December 17, 2020: Cognitive Bias: Implicit and Explicit

  • Ray Bignall, MD (Nationwide Children’s Hospital)

 

Thursday, November 19, 2020: Microaggressions

  • Courtney Gilliam, MD (Seattle Children’s Hospital)
  • Patricia Poitevien, MD (Brown Hasbro Children’s Hospital)
  • Christopher Russell, MD (CHLA)

 

Thursday, October 15, 2020: Self Awareness: Personal and Work Culture Assessment

  • Gabrina Dixon, MD, MEd (Children’s National)

 

Thursday, September 17, 2020: How to Be a Healthcare Antiracist

  • Brittani James, MD (UIC)

 

Thursday, August 20, 2020: The Trainee of Color Experience: How We Build Space & Community

  • Courtney Gilliam, MD (Seattle Children’s Hospital)

 

Thursday, July 17, 2020: Update on APPD Confronting Racism Plans

  • Becky Blankenburg, MD, MPH (APPD President)

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020: Dismantling Hurdles: A Path Forward for UIM Pediatric Applicants

  • Rebecca Fenton, MD (Lurie Children’s Hospital)
  • Adrienne Smallwood, MD (Baylor Children’s Hospital)

 

Thursday, May 7, 2020: Health Disparities and COVID, and How We Engage Residents and Fellows in Addressing Them

  • Rhea Boyd, MD (Palo Alto Medical Foundation)
  • Shaquita Bell, MD (Seattle Children’s Hospital)