8th Annual Research, Education and Innovation Week

Diversity Powers Innovation

April 16-20, 2018

Abstracts Submitted

Lecturers and Speakers

“What Would it Take to Eliminate Health Inequalities Among LGBTQ Youth?”

Brian Mustanksi, PhD

“Emerging as an Equity-Minded Academic Health Center Through Inclusion Excellence: The Implications for Research and Education”

David A. Acosta, MD

“Opportunities for Innovative Approaches in Drug Development- Progress and Future Directions”

ShaAvhree Buckman-Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP

“The Global Burden of Rheumatic Heart Disease”

Gregory Roth, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA

Larrie Greenberg Lectureship: “Beyond Flexner: Social Mission in Medical Education”

Fitzhugh Mullan, MD

Jill Joseph Lectureship: “Achieving Health Equity: Tools for a National Campaign Against Racism”

Camara Jones, MD, MPH, PhD

“State of the Science of Children’s Health Disparities”

Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, MD

“Nurse Led Organizational Change from the Bedside: Interdisciplinary at its Core”

Karen Cox, PhD, RN, FACHE, FAAN

Special Lecture

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar