Native American Health and COVID-19

Date: 

Thursday, April 30, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Zoom will be emailed to registered guests

DICP is hosting an ESJ webinar on Native American Health and COVID-19, Thursday, April 30 from 12:00—1:30PM. Please join if you are able:

Native American Health and COVID-19

Thursday, April 30, 2020, 12:00-1:30pm

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_spxBoE73T1acA_FG8u5n8w

Description:  Harvard Medical School Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership is hosting a series of ESJ Webinars to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on health disparities, mental health, and social determinants affecting vulnerable populations. This webinar will discuss what is happening to Native American communities during this pandemic.

PANELISTS

  • Lyle Ignace, MD, MPH, Executive Director, Gerald L Ignace Indian Health Center (GHLIIHC), Milwaukee, WI
  • Anne Newland, MD, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, North Country HealthCare, AZ
  • Donald Warne, MD, MPH, Director, Indians Into Medicine (INMED) Program, Director, Public Health Program, Associate Dean, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion,
    School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of North Dakota
  • Patrick Linson MD, MPH, DABR, Radiation Oncologist, Medical Director – Scripps Clinic Radiation Therapy Centers (SCRTC) Vista, SCRTC Vista CyberKnife, SCRTC Encinitas
    Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center – San Diego, CA


MODERATOR:
Alden Landry, MD, MPH
Assistant Dean, Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership, Harvard Medical School; Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center