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The Summer Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion begins on June 9 with a talk by Dr. Elizabeth Toll.

The 2023 Summer Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Department of Medicine. Summer Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Elizabeth Toll, MD, June 9. David Sterken, MD, and Francesca Duncan, MD, on June 22. Jason Deen, MD, on July 27. Mehret Talabi, MD, PHD, on August 23. Roberto Simons Linares, MD, on September 8. Join us for compelling discussions on vital topics this summer. Curated and moderated by Dr. Sylk Sotto.

The Department of Medicine is proud to announce that its fourth-annual Summer Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) will kick off on June 9 with a joint Medicine Grand Rounds lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Toll of Brown University.

Curated and moderated by Sylk Sotto, EdD, MBA, MPS, this year’s series consists of five events scheduled June through September. Speakers will discuss a range of vital topics relating to the convergence of EDI, health, and medical education.

Everyone in the IU School of Medicine community is welcome. Registration is required to attend most events. 

“Back to the Heart of the Matter: Finding Ways to Keep Healing at the Center of Our Work.”
Elizabeth Toll, MD, of Brown University
Medicine Grand Rounds

Friday, June 9, 2023

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 "Impact of Skin Pigmentation on Pulse Oximetry"
David Sterken, MD, of University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Francesca Duncan, MD, of IU School of Medicine

Thursday, June 22
4:30-5:30 pm

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"Cardiovascular Disease and American Indians"
Jason Deen, MD, FAAP, FAACUniversity of Washington School of Medicine

 Thursday, July 27, 20234:30-5:30 pm

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"Rheumatology and Reproductive Rights"
Mehret Talabi, MD, PhD, of University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, August 23, 2023
4:30-5:30 pm

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"GI Issues in Hispanic Populations"
Roberto Simons-Linares, MD, of Cleveland Clinic
Medicine Grand Rounds

Friday, September 8, 2023

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Recordings of events from previous years are available on YouTube.


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Hannah Calkins

Hannah Calkins is the communications manager for the Department of Medicine.